Epigenetic Changes that Distinguish us from Neanderthal and Denisovan

Posted By Past Horizons On April 22, 2014 (Source: Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
In parallel with modern man (Homo sapiens), there were other, extinct types of humans with whom we lived side by side, such as Neanderthals and the recently discovered Denisovans of Siberia. Yet only Homo sapiens survived. What was it in our genetic makeup that gave us the advantage?
 
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Epigenetic changes that distinguish us from Neanderthal and Denisovan. Past Horizons. April 22, 2014, from http://www.pasthorizonspr.com/index.php/archives/04/2014/epigenetic-changes-that-distinguish-us-from-neanderthal-and-denisovan

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