Research Article

A Draft Sequence of the Neandertal Genome

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Science  07 May 2010:
Vol. 328, Issue 5979, pp. 710-722
DOI: 10.1126/science.1188021

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  • Neandertal-Modern Human Divergence and Expansion Revisited

    In the beginning of their brilliant Research Article ("A draft sequence of the Neandertal genome," R. E. Green et al., 7 May 2010, p. 710), the authors claim that "[t]he morphological features typical of Neandertals first appear in the European fossil record about 400,000 years ago." But the first publication cited in support of that statement gives a considerably earlier age. James L. Bischoff et al. (1...

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