Human evolution: Origins of modern humans still look recent

Todd R. Disotell

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    That modern humans have a relatively ancient origin has been suggested on the basis of fossil and genetic evidence. But DNA sequences from an extinct neanderthal, and phylogenetic analyses of hundreds of human and ape sequences, continue to support a recent origin for modern humans.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)R647-R650
    JournalCurrent Biology
    Issue number17
    StatePublished - Sep 9 1999

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
    • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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