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12-07-2017, 10:01 PM

12-08-2017, 01:35 AM
We seriously need more aDNA work done in South, East, and Southeast Asia, along with Oceania and Australia. We had major progress this year with all the various African DNA studies that were released, so it's great to see serious movement finally being made on that front, but Asian DNA is still criminally under-studied and under-reported, the Tianyuan paper a few months ago notwithstanding.

Jean M
12-08-2017, 09:50 AM
This new review paper already reported here (Christopher J. Bae, Katerina Douka, Michael D. Petraglia, On the origin of modern humans: Asian perspectives, Science, Vol. 358, Issue 6368, eaai9067) Has a new map of the spread of early humans:


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