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  • DNA tale of 3 to 4 years old Serbia boy

    The genome of a young boy found underground at Mal’ta near Lake Baikal of eastern Siberia around 24,000 years ago came out as close relative of Europeans and Native Indians. Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/21/science/two-surprises-in-dna-of-boy-found-buried-in-siberia.html?_r=0 &nbs...

    Tags: Sequencing, Ancient DNA, Evolution, Phylogenetics

    1335 days ago

  • A-allele of SLC24A5 gene is found to be responsible for variation in skin color of South-East Asians and Europeans

    Key finding: rs1426654 SNP of SLC24A5 gene is decider of skin pigmentation variation in South Asia rs1426654-A allele is widely spread throughout the Indian subcontinent  Skin pigmentation is also account by the combination of processes like selection and demographic history of pop...

    Tags: Skin pigmentation, sequencing, SNP, SLC24A5, population genetics, phylogenetics, coalescence time

    1348 days ago