Evolutionary history and adaptation of a human pygmy population of Flores Island, Indonesia

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Science  03 Aug 2018:
Vol. 361, Issue 6401, pp. 511-516
DOI: 10.1126/science.aar8486

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vol. 361 no. 6401 511-516

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  • Received for publication December 22, 2017
  • Accepted for publication June 22, 2018

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  1. Serena Tucci1,2,3,
  2. Samuel H. Vohr4,
  3. Rajiv C. McCoy1,2,
  4. Benjamin Vernot5,
  5. Matthew R. Robinson6,7,
  6. Chiara Barbieri8,9,
  7. Brad J. Nelson10,
  8. Wenqing Fu10,
  9. Gludhug A. Purnomo11,
  10. Herawati Sudoyo11,12,
  11. Evan E. Eichler10,13,
  12. Guido Barbujani3,
  13. Peter M. Visscher14,15,
  14. Joshua M. Akey1,2,*,
  15. Richard E. Green4,*
  1. 1Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA.
  2. 2Lewis-Sigler Institute, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA.
  3. 3Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnologies, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy.
  4. 4Department of Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA, USA.
  5. 5Department of Evolutionary Genetics, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany.
  6. 6Department of Computational Biology, Génopode, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland.
  7. 7Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Génopode, Quatier Sorge, Lausanne, Switzerland.
  8. 8Department of Linguistic and Cultural Evolution, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena, Germany.
  9. 9Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, University of Zurich, Switzerland.
  10. 10Department of Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.
  11. 11Genome Diversity and Diseases Laboratory, Eijkman Institute for Molecular Biology, Jakarta, Indonesia.
  12. 12Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.
  13. 13Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.
  14. 14Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia.
  15. 15Queensland Brain Institute, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: ed{at} (R.E.G.); jakey{at} (J.M.A.)


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