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Tolan
10-13-2019, 11:02 AM
I think it is necessary to open a thread for this haplogroup ...

Two recent studies have discovered two ancient skeletons U4c1 or U4c1a:


Mitochondrial genomes reveal an east to west cline of steppe ancestry in Corded Ware populations
(https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-29914-5)

The genomic ancestry of the Scandinavian Battle Axe Culture people and their relation to the broader Corded Ware horizon
(https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/10.1098/rspb.2019.1528)

The steppe origin is no longer in doubt!

Who said that the women of the Steppes had not participated in the invasion of Europe? :P