Ancient North American Genome Offers Look at Native American History | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – A new study supports the notion that the ancestors of Native-American populations were the first to settle in the Americas.

Members of an international team led by investigators at the University of Copenhagen's Centre for GeoGenetics sequenced and analyzed the more than 12,500-year-old remains of an infant who belonged to North America's historical Clovis population — work they described in today's issue of Nature.

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