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Aboriginal DNA sheds light on early humans – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on September 23rd, 2011.

A single lock of Aboriginal hair has revealed the genetic origins the first Australians and offered insight into the spread of early man. Researchers have sequenced the DNA from a 100 year old lock of hair belonging to an Australian Aboriginal. The genome sequence has shown the Aboriginals were genetically separated from other human populations […]

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