Genetic stratigraphy of key demographic events in Arabia.

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Verónica Fernandes; Petr Triska; Joana B Pereira; Farida Alshamali; Teresa Rito; Alison Machado; Zuzana Fajkošová; Bruno Cavadas; Viktor Černý; Pedro Soares; Martin B Richards; Luísa Pereira;
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 10,issue 3 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4349752, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118625
  • Subject: Gene Flow | Q1 | Africa | Research Article | Demography/history | Founder Effect | Human Migration/history | QH426 | Medicine | History Ancient | Arabia | Q | Haplotypes | R | Science | Genomics | Phylogeny | DNA Mitochondrial/genetics | Humans | Principal Component Analysis | GF
    mesheuropmc: humanities | parasitic diseases | geographic locations

At the crossroads between Africa and Eurasia, Arabia is necessarily a melting pot, its peoples enriched by successive gene flow over the generations. Estimating the timing and impact of these multiple migrations are important steps in reconstructing the key demographic ... View more
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