No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity.

Jason A. Hodgson, Todd Disotell

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    The relationship between Neanderthals and modern humans is contentious, but recent advances in Neanderthal genomics have shed new light on their evolutionary history. Here we review the available evidence and find no indication of any Neanderthal contribution to modern genetic diversity.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)206
    Number of pages1
    JournalGenome Biology
    Volume9
    Issue number2
    StatePublished - 2008

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    No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity. / Hodgson, Jason A.; Disotell, Todd.

    In: Genome Biology, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2008, p. 206.

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    Hodgson, JA & Disotell, T 2008, 'No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity.', Genome Biology, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 206.
    Hodgson, Jason A. ; Disotell, Todd. / No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity. In: Genome Biology. 2008 ; Vol. 9, No. 2. pp. 206.
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