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Neanderthals

Known as: Neandertals, Neandertal, Neanderthal 
Common name for an extinct species of the Homo genus. Fossils have been found in Europe and Asia. Genetic evidence suggests that limited… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Genomic studies have shown that Neanderthals interbred with modern humans, and that non-Africans today are the products of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
The timing of Neanderthal disappearance and the extent to which they overlapped with the earliest incoming anatomically modern… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Kay Prüfer, Fernando Racimo, Nick Patterson, Flora Jay, Sriram Sankararaman, Susanna Sawyer, Anja Heinze, Gabriel Renaud, Peter H… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The University of California, Santa Cruz Genome Browser (http://genome.ucsc.edu) offers online access to a database of genomic… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The appearance of anatomically modern humans in Europe and the nature of the transition from the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Kissing Cousins Neandertals, our closest relatives, ranged across Europe and Southwest Asia before their extinction approximately… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Using DNA extracted from a finger bone found in Denisova Cave in southern Siberia, we have sequenced the genome of an archaic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Neanderthals are the extinct hominid group most closely related to contemporary humans, so their genome offers a unique… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Our knowledge of Neanderthals is based on a limited number of remains and artifacts from which we must make inferences about… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The late survival of archaic hominin populations and their long contemporaneity with modern humans is now clear for southeast… Expand
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