Evidence mounts for interbreeding bonanza in ancient human species

  title={Evidence mounts for interbreeding bonanza in ancient human species},
  author={Ewen Callaway},
Nature tallies the trysts among Neanderthals, humans and other relatives. 
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Archaic hominin introgression into modern human genomes.
  • O. Gokcumen
  • Medicine, Biology
  • American journal of physical anthropology
  • 2019
This review aims to answer anthropologically relevant questions with regard to recent research on ancient hominin introgression in the human lineage, including how have genomic data from archaic hominins changed the authors' view of human evolution. Expand
The Tree of Life : Tangled Roots and Sexy Shoots Tracing the genetic pathway from the Last Universal Common Ancestor to Homo sapiens
This article is a fully referenced research review to overview progress in unraveling the details of the evolutionary Tree of Life, from life's first occurrence in the hypothetical RNA-era, toExpand


Ancient gene flow from early modern humans into Eastern Neanderthals
It is concluded that in addition to later interbreeding events, the ancestors of Neanderthals from the Altai Mountains and early modern humans met and interbred, possibly in the Near East, many thousands of years earlier than previously thought. Expand
Ancient DNA reveals secrets of human history