The Etruscan timeline: a recent Anatolian connection

@article{Brisighelli2009TheET,
  title={The Etruscan timeline: a recent Anatolian connection},
  author={Francesca Brisighelli and Cristian Capelli and Vanesa {\'A}lvarez-Iglesias and Valerio Onofri and Giorgio Paoli and Sergio Tofanelli and {\'A}ngel Carracedo and Vincenzo Lorenzo Pascali and Antonio Salas},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2009},
  volume={17},
  pages={693-696}
}
The origin of the Etruscans (the present day Tuscany, Italy), one of the most enigmatic non-Indo-European civilizations, is under intense controversy. We found novel genetic evidences on the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) establishing a genetic link between Anatolia and the ancient Etruria. By way of complete mtDNA genome sequencing of a novel autochthonous… CONTINUE READING