August 13, 2015
Rethinking the dispersal of Homo sapiens out of Africa
An excellent review which -among its other graces- demolishes the view that mtDNA haplogroup L3 pro...
August 12, 2015
Mesolithic monolith from Sicilian Channel
Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports Volume 3, September 2015, Pages 398–407 A submerged monolith in the Sicilian Channel (central M...
August 07, 2015
Prehistoric farmers from northern Greece had lactose intolerance, brown eyes, dark skin
According to this : Πολύ σημαντικό πρόσφατο εύρημα αποτελεί η ανάκτηση ολόκληρων γονιδιωμάτων από ...
July 26, 2015
Two new papers in Nature and Science add to the debate on Native American origins. The first study (in Nature ) detects that some Amazonians...
July 21, 2015
British origins (with ancient data)
Related: British Origins (Leslie et al. 2015) bioRxiv http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/022723 Iron Age and Anglo-Saxon genomes from East E...
July 12, 2015
Phylogeographic refinement of haplogroup E
Genome Biol Evol (2015) 7 (7): 1940-1950. Phylogeographic Refinement and Large Scale Genotyping of Human Y Chromosome Haplogroup E Provi...
Y-chromosomes of Sicilian and Calabrian Arbereshe
European Journal of Human Genetics advance online publication 1 July 2015; doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2015.138 Shared language, diverging genetic ...
mtDNA from Xiaohe cemetery
BMC Genetics 2015, 16:78 doi:10.1186/s12863-015-0237-5 Analysis of ancient human mitochondrial DNA from the Xiaohe cemetery: insights int...
Complex demographic history of Western Central African Pygmies
bioRxiv doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1101/022194 Whole genome sequence analyses of Western Central African Pygmy hunter-gatherers reveal a c...
July 05, 2015
Γιατί πρέπει να ψηφίσουμε ΝΑΙ στις 5 Ιουλίου
Απευθύνω το παρόν σε όσους ειλικρινά πιστεύουν πως βοηθούν την Ελλάδα ψηφίζοντας Όχι στο δημοψήφισμα της 5 Ιουλίου. Υπάρχουν φυσικά και οι...
June 24, 2015
Oase1 had a Neandertal ancestor no earlier than ~200 years before his time
Several important conclusions of the discovery that Oase1 had a Neandertal ancestor 4-6 generations before his time (37-42 thousand years ag...
June 20, 2015
DNA from hot climates technically feasible
From the paper: Ten petrous bones were selected from archaeological specimens, representing a wi...
June 18, 2015
Kennewick Man was a Native American
Nature (2015) doi:10.1038/nature14625 The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man Morten Rasmussen, Martin Sikora, Anders Albrechtse...
June 13, 2015
Into, out of, and across the Eurasian steppe
A new paper in Nature adds to the earlier study in the same journal by presenting data from 101 a...
June 10, 2015
101 ancient genomes from Bronze Age Eurasia
New data has been posted online . This seems related to this earlier post . Hopefully the study linked to this data will appear soon, but ge...
June 09, 2015
Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 9996 doi:10.1038/srep09996 The genetics of East African populations: a Nilo-Saharan component in th...
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