This Week in PLOS

A team from the US and China used genotyping with high-density arrays to narrow in on candidate loci linked to high altitude adaptations in a nomadic Mongolian population called the Deedu, known to have moved into an area known as the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau from the Mongolian steppes some 500 years ago.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

Related Posts

Hyping the Microbiome

This Week in PLOS

This Week in PLOS

Microbes Around Us

This Week in PLOS

A panel at the New York Times discusses anonymity and privacy of users of 23andMe's services when access to its database is offered for research.

National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins appears before a House subcommittee to discuss his agency's budget request.

In PNAS this week: Akt3 amplification in glioma progression, Tibetan Plateau frog genome, and more.

The US Supreme Court has declined to review a decision involving the use of "inadvertently shed" DNA in a police investigation and subsequent conviction.