Monthly Archives: March 2013

Genomic Variation in Seven Khoe-San Groups Reveals Adaptation and Complex African History.

Genomic Variation in Seven Khoe-San Groups Reveals Adaptation and Complex African History. The origin of modern Human is clear with evidences coming from many different disciplines. Africa is the continent where the highest genetic diversity is found; this clue associated … Continue reading

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The Genetic Architecture of Adaptations to High Altitude in Ethiopia

Human populations have colonized high altitude (HA) habitats (above 2500m of altitude) multiple times and independently. HA habitats are essentially characterized by lower biodiversity and low levels of oxygen availability, also called hypoxia. Classically, organisms respond to this decreased oxygen … Continue reading

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