Human Biology Volume 84, Number 1, February 2012

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Human Biology Volume 84, Number 1

A worldwide forum for state-of-the-art ideas, methods, and techniques in the field, Human Biology focuses on genetics in its broadest sense. Included under this rubric are: human population genetics, evolutionary and genetic demography, quantitative genetics, evolutionary biology, ancient DNA studies, biological diversity interpreted in terms of adaptation (biometry, physical anthropology), and interdisciplinary research linking biological and cultural diversity (inferred from linguistic variability, ethnological diversity, archaeological evidence, etc.).

Table of Contents

Invited Editorial: African Pygmies, What's Behind a Name?
Paul Verdu and Giovanni Destro-Bisol

Changing Language, Remaining Pygmy
Serge Bahuchet

A Craniometric Perspective on the Transition to Agriculture in Europe
Ron Pinhasi and Noreen Von Cramon-Taubadel

Warfarin Pharmacogenetics: Polymorphisms of the CYP2C9, CYP4F2 , and VKORC1 loci in a genetically admixed Omani Population
Anil V. Pathare, Shoaib Al Zadjali, Rhea Misquith, Salam S. Alkindi, Vinodh Panjwani, Claudine Lapoumeroulie, Sahaya Pravin, Andras Paldi, and Rajagopal Krishnamoorthy

The Y-chromosome C3* star-cluster attributed to Genghis Khan's descendants is present at high frequency in the Kerey clan from Kazakhstan
Serikbai Abilev, Boris Malyarchuk, Miroslava Derenko, Marcin Wozniak, Tomasz Grzybowski, and Ilya Zakharov

Book review: Reproduction and adaptation: Topics in Human Reproductive Ecology
Geoff Kushnick

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