Browsing the "Genetics" Tag

Woolly mammoth genome sequenced

April 30th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An international team of researchers have successfully sequenced the genome of woolly mammoths who lived in Siberia 45,000 years ago.

Neanderthals had shallow gene pool

May 8th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

New research shows that Neanderthals were much less genetically diverse than modern humans due to their populations being smaller and