Genetic Stratigraphy of Key Demographic Events in Arabia

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Fernandes, Verónica; Triska, Petr; Pereira, Joana B.; Alshamali, Farida; Rito, Teresa; Machado, Alison; Fajkošová, Zuzana; Cavadas, Bruno; Černý, Viktor; Soares, Pedro; Richards, Martin B.; Pereira, Luísa;
  • Publisher: PLoS ONE
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 10,issue 3 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • 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
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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