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All Humans Are A Little Bit Neanderthal, According To New Research

All Humans Are A Little Bit Neanderthal, According To New Research

We’re all a little Neanderthal. That’s the conclusion of a study that used a new statistical technique to revise estimates of the degree to which modern humans have retained Neanderthal DNA. The research suggests that even people of African descent have Neanderthal heritage, something that was previously in doubt.