Ancestral DNA Human Origins and Migrations

Written By Rene J. Herrera
Ancestral DNA  Human Origins  and Migrations
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 June 2018
  • ISBN : 0128041285
  • Pages : 588 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Ancestral DNA Human Origins and Migrations written by Rene J. Herrera which was release on 13 June 2018, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Ancestral DNA, Human Origins, and Migrations describes the genesis of humans in Africa and the subsequent story of how our species migrated to every corner of the globe. Different phases of this journey are presented in an integrative format with information from a number of disciplines, including population genetics, evolution, anthropology, archaeology, climatology, linguistics, art, music, folklore and history. This unique approach weaves a story that has synergistic impact in the clarity and level of understanding that will appeal to those researching, studying, and interested in population genetics, evolutionary biology, human migrations, and the beginnings of our species. Integrates research and information from the fields of genetics, evolution, anthropology, archaeology, climatology, linguistics, art, music, folklore and history, among others Presents the content in an entertaining and synergistic style to facilitate a deep understanding of human population genetics Informs on the origins and recent evolution of our species in an approachable manner

Ancestral DNA Human Origins and Migrations

Ancestral DNA  Human Origins  and Migrations
  • Author : Rene J. Herrera,Ralph Garcia-Bertrand
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-13
  • Total pages : 588
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Ancestral DNA, Human Origins, and Migrations describes the genesis of humans in Africa and the subsequent story of how our species migrated to every corner of the globe. Different phases of this journey are presented in an integrative format with information from a number of disciplines, including population genetics, evolution, ...

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Who We Are and How We Got Here
  • Author : David Reich
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : David Reich describes how the revolution in the ability to sequence ancient DNA has changed our understanding of the deep human past. This book tells the emerging story of our often surprising ancestry - the extraordinary ancient migrations and mixtures of populations that have made us who we are....

An Introduction to Molecular Anthropology

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  • Author : Mark Stoneking
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-12-27
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Molecular anthropology uses molecular genetic methods to address questions and issues of anthropological interest. More specifically, molecular anthropology is concerned with genetic evidence concerning human origins, migrations, and population relationships, including related topics such as the role of recent natural selection in human population differentiation, or the impact of particular ...

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  • Author : Robert N. Wiedenmann,J. Ray Fisher
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Insects are seldom mentioned when we discuss human history, yet they significantly shaped today's societies. In this book, entomologists Robert N. Wiedenmann and J. Ray Fisher take readers through the unique stories of five insects that have shaped history: silk moths, rat fleas, lice, fever mosquitos, and honey bees....

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  • Author : Jack Stornoway
  • Publisher : Digital Ink Productions
  • Release Date : 2019-12-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : The current conventional Harappan and Indo-European timelines are impossible. Believing in them means endorsing the idea the Harappan, arguably the largest civilization of the Bronze Age lagged thousand years technically behind the minor nations that surrounded them. Likewise, it means their major trading partners, the Sumerians, Elamites, and Akkadians were ...

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  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2022-04-19
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Foreword by Morgan Doane and Erin Harding, co-authors of How to Raise a Plant and Make it Love You Back and co-founders of @HouseplantClub. This comprehensive visual guide to houseplant care is packed with illustrations and hand drawings, color photography, accessible infographics, and advice for first-time and experienced plant parents ...

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  • Author : Laura Arnold Leibman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Origins (Bridgetown, 1793-1798) -- From Slave to Free (Bridgetown, 1801) -- From Christian to Jew (Suriname, 1811-12) -- The Tumultuous Island (Bridgetown, 1812-1817) -- Synagogue Seats (New York & Philadelphia, 1793-1818) -- The Material of Race (London, 1815-17) -- Voices of Rebellion (Bridgetown, 1818-24) -- A Woman Valor (New York, 1817-19) -- ...

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  • Author : Sayed Nader Azam-ali
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2021-06-18
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : We are at a critical point in human history and that of the planet. In this book, a world leader in agricultural research, Professor Sayed Azam-Ali, proposes a radical transformation of our agrifood system. He argues that agriculture must be understood as part of global biodiversity and that food systems ...

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  • Author : Mark Jobling,Matthew Hurles,Chris Tyler-Smith
  • Publisher : Garland Science
  • Release Date : 2013-06-25
  • Total pages : 650
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Human Evolutionary Genetics is a groundbreaking text which for the first time brings together molecular genetics and genomics to the study of the origins and movements of human populations. Starting with an overview of molecular genomics for the non-specialist (which can be a useful review for those with a more ...

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  • Author : Peter Gluckman,Alan Beedle,Mark Hanson,Tatjana Buklijas,Felicia Low,Director Academic Unit of Human Development and Health Director Institute of Developmental Sciences and British Heart Foundation Professor of Cardiovascular Science Mark Hanson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-03
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Evolutionary science is critical to an understanding of integrated human biology and is increasingly recognised as a core discipline by medical and public health professionals. Advances in the field of genomics, epigenetics, developmental biology, and epidemiology have led to the growing realisation that incorporating evolutionary thinking is essential for medicine ...

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  • Author : William F Brown
  • Publisher : FriesenPress
  • Release Date : 2016-03-06
  • Total pages : 412
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : From the first seconds Following the Big Bang, to our best guesses for the fate of the universe and humanity, science provides stunning new perspectives about the place of humanity in the cosmos. Humans may live on one planet in one small corner of the Milky Way, itself one of ...

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  • Author : Anne Hart
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 647
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : How many DNA testing companies will show you how to interpret DNA test results for family history or direct you to instructional materials after you have had your DNA tested? Choose a company based on previous customer satisfaction, and whether the company gives you choices of how many markers you ...

Human Migration

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  • Author : María de Lourdes Muñoz-Moreno,Michael H. Crawford
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-19
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Studying human migratory patterns can help us make sense of evolution, biology, linguistics, and so much more. Human Migration takes readers through population development and their respective origins to create a comprehensive picture of human migratory patterns. This book explores human migration as a major contributor to globalization that facilitates ...

The Human Genome Project in College Curriculum

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  • Author : Aine Donovan,Ronald Michael Green
  • Publisher : UPNE
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Begun formally in 1990, the U.S. Human Genome Project's (HGP) goals were to identify all the 20,000 to 25,000 genes in human DNA, determine the sequences of the three billion chemical base pairs that make up human DNA, store this information in databases, improve tools for data analysis, and transfer related technologies ...

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  • Author : Dr Jeanne Kay Guelke,Professor Dallen J Timothy
  • Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2012-11-28
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0128041285
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Summary : Genealogy has become a widely popular pursuit, as millions of people now research their family history, trace their forebears, attend family reunions and travel to ancestral home sites. Geographers have much to contribute to the serious study of the family history phenomenon. Land records, maps and even GIS are increasingly ...