[HTML][HTML] Possible ancestral structure in human populations

V Plagnol, JD Wall - PLoS genetics, 2006 - journals.plos.org
Abstract Determining the evolutionary relationships between fossil hominid groups such as
Neanderthals and modern humans has been a question of enduring interest in human
evolutionary genetics. Here we present a new method for addressing whether archaic
human groups contributed to the modern gene pool (called ancient admixture), using the
patterns of variation in contemporary human populations. Our method improves on ...