Origins and genetic legacy of prehistoric dogs

@article{Bergstrm2020OriginsAG,
  title={Origins and genetic legacy of prehistoric dogs},
  author={Anders Bergstr{\"o}m and Laurent Alain François Frantz and Ryan W. Schmidt and Erik Ersmark and Oph{\'e}lie Lebrasseur and Linus Girdland-Flink and Audrey T. Lin and Jan Stor{\aa} and Karl-G{\"o}ran Sj{\"o}gren and David Anthony and Ekaterina E Antipina and Sarieh Amiri and Guy Bar-Oz and Vladimir I. Bazaliiskii and Jelena Bulatovi{\'c} and Dorcas Brown and Alberto Carmagnini and Tom Davy and Sergey Fedorov and Ivana Fiore and Deirdre Fulton and Mietje Germonpr{\'e} and James Haile and Evan K. Irving-Pease and Alexandra Jamieson and Luc A. A. Janssens and Irina V. Kirillova and Liora Kolska Horwitz and Julka Kuzmanovi{\'c}-Cvetkovi{\'c} and Yaroslav Kuzmin and Robert J. Losey and Daria Lo{\vz}njak Dizdar and Marjan Mashkour and Mario Novak and Vedat Onar and David C. Orton and Maja Pasari{\'c} and Miljana Radivojevi{\'c} and Dragana Rajkovi{\'c} and Benjamin Roberts and Hannah Ryan and Mikhail V. Sablin and Fedor K. Shidlovskiy and Iva Rai{\vc} Stojanovi{\'c} and Antonio Tagliacozzo and Katerina Trantalidou and Inga Ull{\'e}n and Aritza Villaluenga and Paula Wapnish and Keith M. Dobney and Anders G{\"o}therstr{\"o}m and Anna Linderholm and Love Dal{\'e}n and Ron Pinhasi and Greger Larson and Pontus Skoglund},
  journal={Science},
  year={2020},
  volume={370},
  pages={557 - 564}
}
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