Neandertal Genome Points to Human-Neandertal Interbreeding | GenomeWeb

By Andrea Anderson

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The international research team that sequenced the Neandertal nuclear genome reported today that they have garnered genetic evidence of interbreeding between Neandertals and humans.

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.

In PLOS this week: a sequencing-based screen of Lyme disease-causing pathogen, the range of animals bitten by Anopheles darling mosquitoes in Peru, and more.

An NC State researcher is exploring the use of CRISPR-Cas3 as an anti-microbial, Gizmodo reports.

The Earth BioGenome Project plans to sequence all life on Earth, according to ScienceInsider.

For those who are concerned about Trump administration actions related to science, a new column in Scientific American has suggestions for ways to fight back.