European Skin Turned Pale Only Recently, Gene Suggests

@article{Gibbons2007EuropeanST,
  title={European Skin Turned Pale Only Recently, Gene Suggests},
  author={Ann Gibbons},
  journal={Science},
  year={2007},
  volume={316},
  pages={364 - 364}
}
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGISTS MEETINGPHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA-- At the American Association of Physical Anthropologists meeting, held here from 28 to 31 March, a new report on the evolution of a gene for skin color suggested that Europeans acquired pale skin quite recently, perhaps only 6000 to 12,000 years ago. ([Read more][1].) [1]: http://www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/316/5823/364a 
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