Post Profile






Genetics Link Native Americans to Ancient Siberians

Tor overlooking an expanse of the Bering Land Bridge. Recent genetic studies are confirming what scientists have long suspected about the origins of Native Americans ~ their genetic source is in Asia, specifically a mountainous area in southern Siberia known as the Altai region. The new studies are from the University of Pennsylvania and the Institute of Cytology and Genetics in Novosibirsk, Russia.
read more

share
See more about: Native Americans

Related Posts


Ancient links between Siberians and Native Americans

Academics / Anthropology : Dienekes' Anthropology Blog

J Hum Genet. 2011 Jun 16. doi: 10.1038/jhg.2011.64. [Epub ahead of print] Ancient links between Siberians and Native Americans revealed by subtyping the Y chromosome haplogroup Q1a. Malyarchuk B, Derenko M, Denisova G, Maksimov A, W...

Siberian Skeleton Hints Native Americans Have Some PreColumbian, PreViking European Roots

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales

Where did the first Americans come from? Most researchers agree that Paleoamericans moved across the Bering Land Bridge from Asia sometime before 15,000 years ago, suggesting roots in East Asia. But just where the source populations...

Ancient Siberian genome reveals genetic origins of Native Americans

Academics / General Science : Science Daily

The genome sequence of a 24,000-year-old Siberian individual has provided a key piece of the puzzle in the quest for Native American origins. The ancient Siberian demonstrates genomic signatures that are basal to present-day western...

10,000 years on the Bering land bridge

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 27, 2014 – Genetic and environmental evidence indicates that after the ancestors of Native Americans left Asia, they spent 10,000 years in shrubby lowlands on a broad land bridge that once linked Siberia and Ala...

10,000 years on the Bering Land Bridge: Ancestors of Native Americans paused en route from Asia

Academics / General Science : Science Daily

Genetic and environmental evidence indicates that after the ancestors of Native Americans left Asia, they spent 10,000 years on a land bridge that once linked Siberia and Alaska. Archaeological evidence is lacking because it drowned...

Comments




Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC