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Submission + - Scientists map Neanderthal genome (

goran72 writes: In a development which could reveal the links between modern humans and their prehistoric cousins, scientists said they have mapped a first draft of the Neanderthal genome. Researchers used DNA fragments extracted from three Croatian fossils to map out more than 60 percent of the entire Neanderthal genome by sequencing three billion bases of DNA.
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Scientists map Neanderthal genome

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So... did you ever wonder, do garbagemen take showers before they go to work?