Sriram Sankararaman

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The date of interbreeding between Neandertals and modern humans
    Sriram Sankararaman
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS Genet 8:e1002947. 2012
  2. pmc The genomic landscape of Neanderthal ancestry in present-day humans
    Sriram Sankararaman
    1 Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA 2 Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Nature 507:354-7. 2014

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Publications2

  1. pmc The date of interbreeding between Neandertals and modern humans
    Sriram Sankararaman
    Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    PLoS Genet 8:e1002947. 2012
    ..This supports the recent interbreeding hypothesis and suggests that interbreeding may have occurred when modern humans carrying Upper Paleolithic technologies encountered Neandertals as they expanded out of Africa...
  2. pmc The genomic landscape of Neanderthal ancestry in present-day humans
    Sriram Sankararaman
    1 Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA 2 Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, USA
    Nature 507:354-7. 2014
    ..These results suggest that part of the explanation for genomic regions of reduced Neanderthal ancestry is Neanderthal alleles that caused decreased fertility in males when moved to a modern human genetic background. ..