|Title||No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||Hodgson, J, Disotell, T|
|Keywords||2010-08-10, extinction, Neandertal DNA, Neandertals, out of africa|
The relationship between Neanderthals and modern humans is contentious, but recent advances in Neanderthal genomics have shed new light on their evolutionary history. Here we review the available evidence and find no indication of any Neanderthal contribution to modern genetic diversity.
No evidence of a Neanderthal contribution to modern human diversity
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