Parsi, Sherpa, Tibetan

One way to learn about human history is to conduct DNA analysis of modern isolated populations. Genome Biology recently published two articles examining the genetic histories of Parsi, Sherpa, and Tibetan populations. Here, Gyaneshwer Chaubey from the Estonian Biocentre discusses these latest pieces of research.

Piecing together genetic histories of isolated populations

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