Musings from David Reich

Given 23andMe’s lack of South Asian data, I sought to get results from someone who actually has an extraordinary amount of South Asian data for comparative purposes. So, with the assistance of Hunt Willard, a leading geneticist at Duke who is also one of my mentors, I contacted David Reich, an Associate Professor of Genetics […]

Posted at 2:36 pm on April 15, 2010 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

Have the tribes comprising ethnic groups in Africa remained constant over time?

It seems that almost every week, there is some mention of Africa in the news. Be it the humanitarian crisis in Darfur or the lingering ethnic tensions in Rwanda, Africa is currently home to arguably more racial strife than any other geographic region in the world. It has been this way for much of my […]

Posted at 7:21 pm on April 2, 2010 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

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