Friday, 4 April 2014

Ulster and Neanderthals

As geneticists continuing to expand our knowledge about of distant ancestry some fascinating data is being revealed.  This article relevant to all Europeans, but particularly relevant to Ulster and the surrounding regions as many of the families participating in DNA testing show an above average percentage of Neanderthal admixture.

Link:  Europeans have three times more Neanderthal genes for lipid catabolism than Asians or Africans

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