Scientists Discover New Strand of European Hunter-Gatherer Ancestry

An international group of researchers has sequenced the genomes of Late Upper Paleolithic (13,300 years old) and Mesolithic (9,700 years old) males from western Georgia in the Caucasus and a Late Upper Paleolithic (13,700 years old) male from Switzerland. In doing so, they have revealed a previously unknown fourth strand of ancient European ancestry. The [...] —> Read More