This Week in Nature

In Nature Communications this week, a team led by University College London researchers reports the results of a genome-wide association study of more than 6,000 Latin Americans of mixed ancestry, which revealed genetic variations linked to difference in the distribution, shape, and color of facial and scalp hair.

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