(urth) The problem of Cthulhu

brunians at brunians.org brunians at brunians.org
Thu Jun 21 01:39:45 PDT 2007

matthew at calmeilles.co.uk writes:
> Batrinque at aol.com wrote:

>> To date, no DNA evidence exists of any genetic contribution to
>> presentday humans.


> "Using sequence data from the Environmental Genome Project, we find strong
> evidence for ancient admixture in both a European and a West African
> population (p ~ 10^{-7}), with contributions to the modern gene pool of at
> least 5%. While Neanderthals form an obvious archaic source population
> candidate in Europe, there is not yet a clear source population candidate
> in West Africa."



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