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A Genetic and Cultural Odyssey: The Life and Work of L. Luca by Linda Stone,Paul F. Lurquin,Paul Lurquin PDF

By Linda Stone,Paul F. Lurquin,Paul Lurquin

Drawing hyperlinks among genetic and cultural improvement, Cavalli-Sforza constructed groundbreaking concepts to track the evolution of Homo sapiens and the origins of human differentiation, as well as his past paintings in bacterial genetics. he's additionally the founding father of the Human Genome variety undertaking and keeps to paintings because the imperative investigator at Stanford University's Human inhabitants Genetics Laboratory. according to wide examine and interviews with Cavalli-Sforza and his colleagues, this biography examines the scientist's lifestyles and his enormous and infrequently debatable contributions to genetics, anthropology, and linguistics.

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