Please go read it now.
We can now show that living people are much more different from early modern humans than any differences between Neandertals and other contemporary peoples.
Apart from the inv(FOXP2)(px) I guess this seems to be solid evidence of interbreeding between neandertals and humans.
Yeah, it all points to recent selection sweeps particularly in Eurasia.
The site is undergoing maintenance presently. Commenting has been disabled. Please check back later!
If you link to this weblog from your weblog, please update links:
If you have not updated…
Update your bookmarks: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/gnxp
And RSS: http://feeds.feedburner.com/GeneExpressionBlog
If you have a weblog that links to ScienceBlogs GNXP, I…
That’s all I have to say to Eric Michael Johnson’s post, Ann Coulter, Hate Speech, and…
The complete mitochondrial DNA genome of an unknown hominin from southern Siberia:
With the exception of Neanderthals,…
In this diavlog with Glenn Loury the behavioral economist Sendhil Mullainathan recounts the results of an…