Mikkel Winther Pedersen

Mikkel Winther Pedersen

Assistant professor

  • Section for Geogenetics

    Øster Voldgade 5-7, 1350 København K

    Phone: +45 35 32 15 05Mobile: +45 29 27 53 42

  1. 2021
  2. Published

    Community assembly processes underlying the temporal dynamics of glacial stream and lake bacterial communities

    Gu, Z., Liu, K., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Wang, F., Chen, Y., Zeng, C. & Liu, Y., 2021, In: Science of the Total Environment. 761, 11 p., 143178.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Environmental genomics of Late Pleistocene black bears and giant short-faced bears

    Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, De Sanctis, B., Saremi, N. F., Sikora, Martin, Puckett, E. E., Gu, Z., Moon, K. L., Kapp, J. D., Vinner, Lasse, Vardanyan, Z., Ardelean, C. F., Arroyo-Cabrales, J., Cahill, J. A., Heintzman, P. D., Zazula, G., MacPhee, R. D. E., Shapiro, B., Durbin, R. & Willerslev, Eske, 2021, In: Current Biology. 31, 12, p. 2728-2736.e8 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Lake Sedimentary DNA Research on Past Terrestrial and Aquatic Biodiversity: Overview and Recommendations

    Capo, E., Giguet-Covex, C., Rouillard, Alexandra, Nota, K., Heintzman, P. D., Vuillemin, A., Ariztegui, D., Arnaud, F., Belle, S., Bertilsson, S., Bigler, C., Bindler, R., Brown, A. G., Clarke, C. L., Crump, S. E., Debroas, D., Englund, G., Ficetola, G. F., Garner, R. E., Gauthier, J., Gregory-Eaves, I., Heinecke, L., Herzschuh, U., Ibrahim, A., Kisand, V., Kjær, Kurt H., Lammers, Y., Littlefair, J., Messager, E., Monchamp, M., Olajos, F., Orsi, W., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Rijal, D. P., Rydberg, J., Spanbauer, T., Stoof-Leichsenring, K. R., Taberlet, P., Talas, L., Thomas, C., Walsh, D. A., Wang, Y., Willerslev, Eske, van Woerkom, A., Zimmermann, H. H., Coolen, M. J. L., Epp, L. S., Domaizon, I., Alsos, I. G. & Parducci, L., 2021, In: Quaternary. 4, 1, 58 p., 6.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  5. 2020
  6. Published

    Evidence of human occupation in Mexico around the Last Glacial Maximum

    Ardelean, C. F., Becerra-Valdivia, L., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Schwenninger, J. L., Oviatt, C. G., Macías-Quintero, J. I., Arroyo-Cabrales, J., Sikora, Martin, Ocampo-Díaz, Y. Z. E., Rubio-Cisneros, I. I., Watling, J. G., de Medeiros, V. B., De Oliveira, P. E., Barba-Pingarón, L., Ortiz-Butrón, A., Blancas-Vázquez, J., Rivera-González, I., Solís-Rosales, C., Rodríguez-Ceja, M., Gandy, D. A., Navarro-Gutierrez, Z., De La Rosa-Díaz, J. J., Huerta-Arellano, V., Marroquín-Fernández, M. B., Martínez-Riojas, L. M., López-Jiménez, A., Higham, T. & Willerslev, Eske, 6 Aug 2020, In: Nature. 584, 7819, p. 87-92 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Ancient Plant Genomics in Archaeology, Herbaria, and the Environment

    Kistler, L., Bieker, V. C., Martin, M. D., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Ramos Madrigal, Jazmin & Wales, N., 2020, In: Annual Review of Plant Biology. 71, p. 605-629 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    Population genomics of the Viking world: [incl. correction]

    Margaryan, Ashot, Lawson, D. J., Sikora, Martin, Racimo, Fernando, Rasmussen, Simon, Moltke, Ida, Cassidy, L. M., Jørsboe, E., Ingason, A., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Korneliussen, Thorfinn Sand, Wilhelmson, H., Buś, M. M., de Barros Damgaard, P., Martiniano, R., Renaud, Gabriel, Bhérer, C., Moreno Mayar, José Victor, Fotaki, Anna Katerina, Allen, M., Allmäe, R., Molak, M., Cappellini, Enrico, Scorrano, Gabriele, McColl, H., Buzhilova, A., Fox, A., Albrechtsen, Anders, Schütz, B., Skar, B., Arcini, C., Lundstrøm, I., Cheng, J., Stenderup, J., Iversen, Katrine Højholt, Arge, S. V., Ellingvåg, S., Orlando, L., Pentz, P., Jessen, M. D., Pedersen, A., Jørkov, M L S, Lynnerup, Niels, Gilbert, M Thomas P, Allentoft, Morten Erik, Sindbæk, S. M., Kristiansen, K., Nielsen, Rasmus, Werge, Thomas & Willerslev, Eske, 2020, In: Nature. 585, 7825, p. 390-396 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. 2019
  10. Published

    A 5700 year-old human genome and oral microbiome from chewed birch pitch

    Jensen, Theis Zetner Trolle, Niemann, Jonas, Iversen, K. H., Fotaki, Anna Katerina, Gopalakrishnan, Shyam, Vågene, Åshild Joanne, Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Sinding, Mikkel Holger Strander, Ellegaard, Martin René, Allentoft, Morten Erik, Lanigan, Liam Thomas, Taurozzi, A. J., Nielsen, S. H., Dee, M. W., Mortensen, M. N., Christensen, M. C., Sørensen, S. A., Collins, Matthew James, Gilbert, M Thomas P, Sikora, Martin, Rasmussen, Simon & Schroeder, Hannes, 2019, In: Nature Communications. 10, 10 p., 5520.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Shotgun environmental DNA, pollen, and macrofossil analysis of lateglacial lake sediments from southern Sweden

    Parducci, L., Alsos, I. G., Unneberg, P., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Han, L., Lammers, Y., Salonen, J. S., Väliranta, M. M., Slotte, T. & Wohlfarth, B., 2019, In: Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, JUN, 189.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. 2018
  13. Published

    137 ancient human genomes from across the Eurasian steppes

    Damgaard, P. D. B., Marchi, N., Rasmussen, Simon, Peyrot, M., Renaud, Gabriel, Korneliussen, Thorfinn Sand, Moreno Mayar, José Victor, Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Goldberg, A., Usmanova, E., Baimukhanov, N., Loman, V., Hedeager, L., Pedersen, A. G., Nielsen, K., Afanasievl, G., Akmatov, K., Aldashev, A., Alpaslan, A., Baimbetov, G., Bazaliiskii, V. I., Beisenov, A., Boldbaatar, B., Boldgiv, B., Dorzhu, C., Ellingvag, S., Erdenebaatar, D., Dajani, R., Dmitriev, E., Evdokimov, V., Frei, K. M., Gromov, A., Goryachev, A., Hakonarson, H., Hegay, T., Khachatryan, Z., Khaskhanov, R., Kitov', E., Kolbina, A., Kubatbek, T., Kukushkin, A., Kukushkin, I., Lau, N., Margaryan, Ashot, Merkyte, I., Mertz, I. V., Mertz, V. K., Mijiddorj, E., Moiyesev, V., Mukhtarova, G., Nurmukhanbetov, B., Orozbekova, Z., Panyushkina, I., Pieta, K., Smrčka, V., Shevnina, I., Logvin, A., Sjögren, K., Štolcová, T., Tashbaeva, K., Tkachev, A., Tulegenov, T., Voyakin, D., Yepiskoposyan, L., Undrakhbold, S., Varfolomeev, V., Weber, A., Kradin, N., Allentoft, Morten Erik, Orlando, L. A. A., Nielsen, Rasmus, Sikora, Martin, Heyer, E., Kristiansen, K. & Willerslev, Eske, 2018, In: Nature. 557, 7705, p. 369-374 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Ancient Biomolecules and Evolutionary Inference

    Cappellini, Enrico, Prohaska, A., Racimo, Fernando, Welker, Frido, Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Allentoft, Morten Erik, Damgaard, P. D. B., Gutenbrunner, P., Dunne, J., Hammann, S., Roffet-Salque, M., Ilardo, M., Moreno Mayar, José Victor, Wang, Y., Sikora, Martin, Vinner, Lasse, Cox, J., Evershed, R. P. & Willerslev, Eske, 2018, In: Annual Review of Biochemistry. 87, 32 p., 36.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Archaeal community changes in Lateglacial lake sediments: Evidence from ancient DNA

    Ahmed, E., Parducci, L., Unneberg, P., Ågren, R., Schenk, F., Rattray, J. E., Han, L., Muschitiello, F., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Smittenberg, R. H., Yamoah, K. A., Slotte, T. & Wohlfarth, B., 2018, In: Quaternary Science Reviews. 181, p. 19-29 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. 2017
  17. Published

    Planktonic foraminifera-derived environmental DNA extracted from abyssal sediments preserves patterns of plankton macroecology

    Morard, R., Lejzerowicz, F., Darling, K. F., Lecroq-Bennet, B., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Orlando, L. A. A., Pawlowski, J., Mulitza, S., de Vargas, C. & Kucera, M., 6 Jun 2017, In: Biogeosciences. 14, 11, p. 2741-2754 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  18. Published

    Ancient plant DNA in lake sediments

    Parducci, L., Bennett, K. D., Ficetola, G. F., Alsos, I. G., Suyama, Y., Wood, J. R. & Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, May 2017, In: New Phytologist. 214, 3, p. 924-942 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  19. 2016
  20. Published

    Population characteristics of a large whale shark aggregation inferred from seawater environmental DNA

    Sigsgaard, E. E., Nielsen, Ida Broman, Bach, S. S., Lorenzen, Eline, Robinson, D. P., Knudsen, Steen Wilhelm, Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Al Jaidah, M., Orlando, L. A. A., Willerslev, Eske, Møller, Peter Rask & Thomsen, P. F., 21 Nov 2016, In: Nature Ecology & Evolution. 1, 1, 4 p., 0004.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    DNA evidence of bowhead whale exploitation by Greenlandic Paleo-Inuit 4,000 years ago

    Seersholm, Frederik Valeur, Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Søe, M. J., Shokry, H., Mak, Sarah Siu Tze, Ruter, Anthony Henry, Raghavan, M., Fitzhugh, W., Kjær, Kurt H., Willerslev, Eske, Meldgaard, Morten, Kapel, Christian & Hansen, Anders Johannes, 2016, In: Nature Communications. 7, 9 p., 13389.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Paleo-Environmental Reconstruction Using Ancient DNA

    Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, 2016, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen. 288 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

  23. Published

    Postglacial viability and colonization in North America’s ice-free corridor

    Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Ruter, Anthony Henry, Schweger, C., Friebe, H., Staff, R. A., Kjeldsen, Kristian Kjellerup, Zepeda Mendoza, M. L., Beaudoin, A. B., Zutter, C., Larsen, Nicolaj Krog, Potter, B. A., Nielsen, Rasmus, Rainville, R. A., Orlando, L. A. A., Meltzer, D. J., Kjær, Kurt H. & Willerslev, Eske, 2016, In: Nature. 537, 7618, p. 45–49 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. Published

    Sedimentary ancient DNA from Lake Skartjørna, Svalbard: assessing the resilience of arctic flora to Holocene climate change

    Alsos, I. G., Sjögren, P., Edwards, M. E., Landvik, J. Y., Gielly, L., Forwick, M., Coissac, E., Brown, A. G., Jakobsen, L. V., Føreid, M. K. & Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, 2016, In: Holocene. 26, 4, p. 627-642 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  25. 2015
  26. Published

    Ancient and modern environmental DNA

    Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Overballe-Petersen, S., Ermini, L., Der Sarkissian, C., Haile, J. S., Hellström, A. M., Spens, J., Thomsen, P. F., Bohmann, Kristine, Cappellini, Enrico, Schnell, I. B., Wales, N., Carøe, Christian, Campos, P., Schmidt, A. M. Z., Gilbert, M Thomas P, Hansen, Anders Johannes, Orlando, L. A. A. & Willerslev, Eske, 2015, In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 370, 1660, 11 p., 20130383.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  27. 2013
  28. Published

    A comparative study of ancient environmental DNA to pollen and macrofossils from lake sediments reveals taxonomic overlap and additional plant taxa

    Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Ginolhac, A., Orlando, L. A. A., Olsen, J., Andersen, K., Holm, J. M., Funder, Svend Visby, Willerslev, Eske & Kjær, Kurt H., 1 Sep 2013, In: Quaternary Science Reviews. 75, p. 161-168 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. 2010
  30. Published

    Past impact of warming on the Greenland Ice Sheet - second field season

    Larsen, N. K., Kjær, Kurt H., Bjørk, Anders Anker, Funder, Svend Visby, Kjeldsen, Kristian Kjellerup, Korsgaard, N. J., Pedersen, Mikkel Winther, Willerslev, Eske, Hansen, Eric Steen & Mikkelsen, N., 2010, Swedish Polar Research Secretariat - Årsbok / Yearbook 2009: Polarforskningssekretariatet Årsbok 2009. Rickberg, S. (ed.). Polarforskningssekretariatet, p. 40-42 3 p. (Polarforskningssekretariatets årsbok, Vol. 2009).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingReport chapterCommunication

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