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TitleMitochondrial DNA sequences of the specimens from Riparo Mezzena (Northern Italy)
Study TypeOther
Abstract Anatomically modern humans replaced Neanderthals in Europe around 40 ka ago. Recent chronological studies suggest a possible overlap between Neanderthals and anatomically modern humans of more than 5,000 years. Analyses of ancient genome sequences from both groups have shown that they interbred mul .. [more]
Description Anatomically modern humans replaced Neanderthals in Europe around 40 ka ago. Recent chronological studies suggest a possible overlap between Neanderthals and anatomically modern humans of more than 5,000 years. Analyses of ancient genome sequences from both groups have shown that they interbred mul .. [more]
Center NameMax Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology