Human Biology Volume 83, Number 3, June 2011

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Human Biology Volume 83, Number 3

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

Interview with Rohina Rubicz, Winner of the 2010 Gabriel W. Lasker Prize
Franz Manni

Gender Differences in Ancestral Contribution and Admixture in Venezuelan Populations
D. Castro de Guerra, C. Figuera Pérez, M. H. Izaguirre, E. Arroyo Barahona, A. Rodríguez Larralde, and M. Vívenes de Lugo

Selection on the Human Bitter Taste Gene, TAS2R16, in Eurasian Populations
Hui Li, Andrew J. Pakstis, Judith R. Kidd, and Kenneth K. Kidd

Lactase Persistence in Central Asia: Phenotype, Genotype, and Evolution
Evelyne Heyer, Lionel Brazier, Laure Ségurel, Tatiana Hegay, Frédéric Austerlitz, Lluis Quintana-Murci, Myriam Georges, Patrick Pasquet, and Michel Veuille

The Border Effect in Surname Structure: An Italian-Slovenian Case Study
Enzo Lucchetti, Miro Tasso, Irene Amoruso, and Gianumberto Caravello

The Austroasiatic Munda Population from India and its Enigmatic Origin: A HLA Diversity Study
Maria Eugenia Riccio, José Manuel Nunes, Melissa Rahal, Barbara Kervaire, Jean-Marie Tiercy, and Alicia Sanchez-Mazas

Allele Frequency Estimation from Ambiguous Data: Using Resampling Schema in Validating Frequency Estimates and in Selective Neutrality Testing
José Manuel Nunes, Maria Eugenia Riccio, Jean-Marie Tiercy, and Alicia Sanchez-Mazas

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