Human evolution: turning back the clock.

TitleHuman evolution: turning back the clock.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsGreen RE, Shapiro B
JournalCurrent biology : CB
Volume23
Issue7
PaginationR286-8
Date Published2013 Apr 8
Abstract

The timing of human evolution can be inferred from DNA sequence comparisons, but this requires an accurate estimate of the mutation rate. While recent data suggested a lower rate and a longer timeline, a new study reinstates the previous timeline.

DOI10.3748/wjg.v19.i21.3332
Alternate JournalCurr. Biol.