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An analysis of nearly 1,000 diverse genomes presented in Science this week reveals new details about human genetic variation and population history. A multi-institute team led by scientists from the Wellcome Sanger Institute examined 929 high-coverage genome sequences from 54 diverse human populations, 26 of which were physically phased using linked-read sequencing.

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