“Dark Heart of the Human Genome” -Surprising Neanderthal Influence

    “It’s the heart of darkness of the genome, we warn students not to go there,” said Charles Langley, professor of evolution and ecology at University of California, Davis. Geneticists exploring the dark heart of the human genome have discovered big chunks of Neanderthal and other ancient DNA. The results open new ways to … Continue reading “Dark Heart of the Human Genome” -Surprising Neanderthal Influence