human migration Genetic Analysis of H. Pylori Indicates Americas Colonized in One Main Migration Event The commensal stomach bacterium evolved and moved with people, and a new analysis of it provides more details into the peopling of Siberia and the Americas. Genomic Study Highlights Summer Travel Role in SARS-CoV-2 Variant Spread in Europe Investigators found that a strain that first appeared in Spain last spring was introduced to additional European locations hundreds of times with the help of summer travel. Sequencing Study Uncovers Genetic Similarities Across Early Ancient Aegean Cultures Investigators saw genetic similarities in culturally distinct Early Bronze Age individuals, followed by an influx of additional hunter-gatherer-related ancestry. Neanderthal Population Replacement Detected Using Spanish Cave Sediments Nuclear and mitochondrial sequences from sediment samples pointed to two Neanderthal radiations, as well as a population replacement, in northern Spain. Ancient Sequencing Studies Provide Look at Early Modern Human Populations in Europe A pair of new studies focus on two modern human populations with recent Neanderthal mixing that lived in Europe around 45,000 or more years ago. Mar 26, 2021 Ancient DNA Analysis Sheds Light on Nomadic Scythian Populations Mar 25, 2021 Study Finds Basques Genetically Distinct Among Europeans Mar 10, 2021 Genetic Profiling Suggests Ancient Massacre Involved Indiscriminate Killing Mar 4, 2021 Finnish Population Genetic Analysis Reflects Recent Historical Events Feb 22, 2021 Population History of East Asia Unveiled in Genomic Study Feb 8, 2021 Ancient DNA, Other Analyses Indicate Later Arrival of Modern Humans in Southern China Dec 23, 2020 Ancient DNA Analysis Sheds New Light on Origin of Caribbean Populations Dec 22, 2020 Ancient DNA Analysis Suggests Mariana Islands Settlers Hailed From the Philippines Nov 5, 2020 Ancient DNA Sequences Spell Out Population History in Eastern Eurasian Steppe Region Nov 2, 2020 Qatar Genome Programme Team Begins Characterizing Transcriptome-Level Variation in Population Premium Oct 30, 2020 Identity-by-Descent Analysis Uncovers Rare Variant Associations in UK Biobank Premium Oct 29, 2020 Genome of Ancient East Asian Individual Suggests Population Admixture, Denisovan Ties Oct 28, 2020 Additional Genome Sequences Underscores Genetic Diversity of Africa, Ancestral Migrations Oct 15, 2020 Ancient DNA Analysis Finds Three Migration Waves Shaped Genetic Ancestry of Vanuatu Sep 16, 2020 Viking Age Human Migrations Untangled Through Ancient DNA Analysis Aug 6, 2020 Algorithm Points to Complex Hominin Mixing History Jul 28, 2020 Neanderthals Reintroduced Alleles from Common Ancestor to Modern Humans Jul 8, 2020 Native Americans, Polynesians in Contact 800 Years Ago, Genomic Study Indicates Jun 17, 2020 Ancient Irish Genomes Hint at Neolithic Hierarchies Jun 4, 2020 Ancient DNA Points to Multiple Early Migration Waves Into Caribbean Load More Breaking News Roche Receives FDA EUA for PCR-Based, Point-of-Care SARS-CoV-2 Test Decode Study Identifies Proteomic Predictors of All-Cause Mortality In Brief This Week: Natera, Bruker, Bayer, and More New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Labcorp, Omniseq, Dovetail Genomics, DNA Script, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, Strata Oncology, Bionano Genomics, More Co-Diagnostics Gets CE Mark for Saliva-Based Molecular SARS-CoV-2 Test The Scan Billions for Antivirals The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports. NFT of the Web Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports. 23andMe on the Nasdaq 23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported. Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.