mitochondrial sequencing Archaic Hominin History, Interactions Revealed With Denisova Cave Sediment Sequences Investigators saw signs of Denisovans, Neanderthals, ancient modern humans, and other mammalian inhabitants in the area by enriching for mtDNA in cave sediment samples. 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. Genetic Profiling Suggests Ancient Massacre Involved Indiscriminate Killing Analyzing DNA from a mass grave in Croatia, investigators evaluated the ancestry and relatedness of victims of a massacre that took place 6,200 years ago. Million-Year-Old Mammoths Sequenced, Giving Insight into Evolution One of the ancient mammoths sequenced belongs to a previously unknown lineage that hybridized with woolly mammoths to give rise to Columbian mammoths. American Mastodon Mitochondrial Genomes Reveal Multiple Lineages According to the study, two distinct clades arose within the species at different times, supporting a pattern of repeated expansion and localized extinction. Jun 4, 2020 Ancient DNA Points to Multiple Early Migration Waves Into Caribbean Nov 15, 2019 Ancient Mitochondrial Genomes Reveal Longstanding Lineages in Finland Oct 28, 2019 Mitochondrial DNA Analysis Uncovers Human 'Homeland' in Southern Africa Jul 9, 2019 FBI Approves Thermo Fisher NGS Forensic Profiling Solution Mar 20, 2019 Early Migrations to Canary Islands Untangled with Ancient Mitochondrial DNA Dec 19, 2018 Genome Sequencing Could Aid in Repatriation of Aboriginal Australian Remains Nov 27, 2018 Mitochondrial DNA Can Be Paternally Inherited in Humans, New Study Finds Jul 5, 2018 Ancient Goat Genomes Reveal Multiple Source Populations During Domestication Mar 15, 2018 Stone Age Moroccan Genomes Reveal Sub-Saharan African, Near Eastern Ancestry Feb 27, 2018 Population Study Points to Distinct Genetic, Language Trajectories for Remote Oceania Dec 6, 2017 Single Mitochondrion Sequencing Uncovers Widespread Heteroplasmy Jun 8, 2017 Paleogenomic Analysis Places Ancient Eurasian Elephant Within African Lineages May 30, 2017 Researchers Successfully Sequence Mitochondrial Genomes from Egyptian Mummies Mar 8, 2017 Mitochondrial Sequences Point to Early Aboriginal Roots In Australia Oct 28, 2016 Heteroplasmic Mitochondrial Mutations More Common in Autism Spectrum Disorder Cases Oct 18, 2016 Ancient DNA Study Sheds Light on European Bison Origin, Explains Early Cave Art Sep 14, 2016 Ancient DNA Sequences Chronicle History of Extinct Caribbean Insectivore Sep 8, 2016 Genetic Analysis Reveals Giraffes Actually Divided Into Four Species Jun 17, 2016 Ancient Mitochondrial DNA Provides Clues to Ice Age Megafauna Extinction Causes May 25, 2016 DNA Sequencing Traces Ancient Phoenician to Rare European Ancestral Group Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.