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Genomic Study of Africa's Hunter-gatherers Elucidates Human Variation and Ancient Interbreeding


July 26, 2012

a young boy practices his archery skills In a report to be featured on the cover of the Aug. 3 issue of the journal Cell, University of Pennsylvania geneticists and their colleagues analyze the fully sequenced genomes of 15 Africans belonging to three different hunter-gatherer groups and decipher some of what these genetic codes have to say about human diversity and evolution. Full Story

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