TITLE

DNA evidence strengthens Eve hypothesis

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;10/19/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1791, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the colleagues of Allan Wilson, researcher who proposed the Mitochondrial Eve hypothesis, have gathered better evidence to back up the hypothesis. Support of the hypothesis to the theory that modern humans evolved from a common ancestor in Africa some 200,000 years ago; Analysis of mitochondrial DNA of representatives of several geographic populations.
ACCESSION #
10557712

 

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