The End of Out-of-Africa: A Copernican Reassessment of the Patterns of Genetic Variation in the Old World
· by German Dziebel · in Admixture, Africans, Amerindians, blood group B, blood group O, blood groups, Denisovans, Linguistic diversity, mtDNA, mtDNA phylogeny, Neandertals, out-of-Africa, out-of-America, Pygmies, Y-DNA
Over at Anthrogenica, I’ve been having some heated (as always) but this time also productive discussions regarding the interpretation of currently available genetic evidence. In the following I will sketch out a hypothesis that increasingly makes sense to me. 1….
How Europeans Got to Be ~10% American Indian
· by German Dziebel · in Admixture, Amerindian admixture, Amerindians, Autosomal DNA, blood group A, blood group B, blood group O, blood groups, Chukotko-Kamchatkan, Denisovans, Europeans, Genetic diversity, Genomic, Inuits, Khoisans, mtDNA, Na-Dene, Neandertals, out-of-America, Siberians, West Eurasians, Y-DNA
Genetics doi: 10.1534/genetics.112.145037 Ancient Admixture in Human History Nick Patterson, Priya Moorjani, Yontao Luo, Swapan Mallick, Nadin Rohland, Yiping Zhan, Teri Genschoreck, Teresa Webster, and David Reich Population mixture is an important process in biology. We present a suite of methods…