Genome-wide signatures of male-mediated migration shaping the Indian gene pool

  title={Genome-wide signatures of male-mediated migration shaping the Indian gene pool},
  author={GaneshPrasad ArunKumar and Tatiana V. Tatarinova and Jeff Duty and Debra Rollo and Adhikarla Syama and Varatharajan Santhakumari Arun and Valampuri John Kavitha and Petr Tř{\'i}ska and Bennett Greenspan and R. Spencer Wells and Ramasamy Pitchappan and Christina J Elena Oleg Jaume Andrew C David Alan Clio SI Mat Adlera Balanovska Balanovsky Bertranpetit Clarke C and Christina J Adlera and Elena Vladimirovna Balanovska and Oleg P. Balanovsky and Jaume Bertranpetit and Andrew C. Clarke and David Comas and Alan Cooper and Clio Der Sarkissian and Matthew C. Dulik and Jill B Gaieski and Wolfgang Haak and Marc Haber and Angela Hobbs and Asif Javed and Li Jin and Matthew E. Kaplan and Shilin Li and Bego{\~n}a Mart{\'i}nez-Cruz and Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith and Marta Mel{\'e} and Nirav C. Merchant and Robert John Mitchell and Amanda Owings and Laxmi Parida and Daniel E. Platt and Llu{\'i}s Quintana-Murci and Colin Renfrew and Daniela R. Lacerda and Ajay K. Royyuru and Theodore G. Schurr and Fabr{\'i}cio Rodrigues Santos and Himla Soodyall and David F. Soria Hernanz and Pandikumar Swamikrishnan and Chris Tyler-Smith and Pedro Paulo R. Vieira and Miguel G. Vilar and R. Spencer Wells and Pierre A. Zalloua and Janet S. Ziegle},
  journal={Journal of Human Genetics},
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