Reconstructing human origins in the genomic era

@article{Garrigan2006ReconstructingHO,
  title={Reconstructing human origins in the genomic era},
  author={D. Garrigan and M. Hammer},
  journal={Nature Reviews Genetics},
  year={2006},
  volume={7},
  pages={669-680}
}
Analyses of recently acquired genomic sequence data are leading to important insights into the early evolution of anatomically modern humans, as well as into the more recent demographic processes that accompanied the global radiation of Homo sapiens. Some of the new results contradict early, but still influential, conclusions that were based on analyses of gene trees from mitochondrial DNA and Y-chromosome sequences. In this review, we discuss the different genetic and statistical methods that… Expand
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