A continuum of admixture in the Western Hemisphere revealed by the African Diaspora genome

@article{Mathias2016ACO,
  title={A continuum of admixture in the Western Hemisphere revealed by the African Diaspora genome},
  author={R. Mathias and M. Taub and C. Gignoux and Wenqing Fu and Shaila Musharoff and T. O'Connor and C. Vergara and D. Torgerson and M. Pino-Yanes and S. Shringarpure and Lili Huang and N. Rafaels and M. Boorgula and H. Johnston and V. Ortega and A. Levin and Wei Song and Raul Torres and Badri Padhukasahasram and C. Eng and Delmy-Aracely Mejia-Mejia and T. Ferguson and Z. Qin and A. F. Scott and M. Yazdanbakhsh and James G. Wilson and J. Marrugo and L. Lange and R. Kumar and P. Avila and L. Williams and H. Watson and L. Ware and C. Olopade and O. Olopade and R. Oliveira and C. Ober and D. Nicolae and D. Meyers and Alvaro Mayorga and J. Knight-Madden and T. Hartert and N. Hansel and M. Foreman and J. Ford and M. Faruque and G. Dunston and L. Caraballo and E. Burchard and E. Bleecker and M. I. Araújo and E. Herrera-Paz and K. Gietzen and Wendy E. Grus and M. Bamshad and C. Bustamante and E. Kenny and Ryan D. Hernandez and T. Beaty and I. Ruczinski and J. Akey and Monica Sameer Cassandra Li Edward Romina Joseph Jingjing Campbell Chavan Foster Gao Horowitz Ortiz Potee Ga and M. Campbell and Sameer Chavan and Cassandra Foster and Li Gao and E. Horowitz and Romina Ortiz and Joseph Potee and Jingjing Gao and Y. Hu and M. Hansen and A. Deshpande and D. Locke and L. Grammer and Kwang-YounA Kim and R. Schleimer and F. M. De La Vega and Zachary A. Szpiech and O. Oluwole and G. Arinola and A. Correa and S. Musani and J. Chong and D. Nickerson and A. Reiner and Pissamai Maul and Trevor Maul and B. Mart{\'i}nez and C. Meza and Gerardo Ayestas and Pamela Landaverde-Torres and Said Omar Leiva Erazo and Rosella Martinez and L. F. Mayorga and Hector Ramos and Allan Saenz and Gloria Varela and Olga Marina Vasquez and M. Samms-Vaughan and R. Wilks and A. Adegnika and U. Ateba-Ngoa and K. Barnes},
  journal={Nature Communications},
  year={2016},
  volume={7}
}
The African Diaspora in the Western Hemisphere represents one of the largest forced migrations in history and had a profound impact on genetic diversity in modern populations. To date, the fine-scale population structure of descendants of the African Diaspora remains largely uncharacterized. Here we present genetic variation from deeply sequenced genomes of 642 individuals from North and South American, Caribbean and West African populations, substantially increasing the lexicon of human… Expand
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