The seven daughters of Eve

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Bantam, 2001 - Science - 306 pages
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"A traveler from an antique land... lives within us all," claims Sykes, a professor of genetics at Oxford. This unique traveler is mitochondrial DNA, and, as this provocative account illustrates, it ... Read full review

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Having been written twelve years ago, Sykes' work on mitochondrial DNA remains a classic in the field of DNA studies for ancestry. There are parts, of course, that are dated at this point because of ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
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Icemans Relative Found in Dorset
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So What is DNA and What Does It Do?
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Bryan Sykes is professor of genetics at the Institute of Molecular Medicine at Oxford University & was the editor of "The Human Inheritance: Genes, Language, & Evolution".

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