Ancient DNA gives new insights into ‘misplaced’ Indigenous people of Uruguay

May 15, 2022

Journal Reference: John Lindo, Rosseirys De La Rosa, Andre Luiz Campelo dos Santos, Mónica Sans, Michael DeGiorgio, Gonzalo Figueiro. The genomic prehistory of the indigenous peoples of Uruguay. PNAS Nexus, 2022; DOI: 10.1093/pnasnexus/pgac047 “Our work shows that the Indigenous people of ancient Uruguay exhibit an ancestry that has not been previously detected in South America,” says John Lindo, co-corresponding author and an Emory assistant professor of anthropology specializing in a ...read more


Ancient DNA gives new insights into ‘misplaced’ Indigenous people of Uruguay

May 14, 2022

Journal Reference: John Lindo, Rosseirys De La Rosa, Andre Luiz Campelo dos Santos, Mónica Sans, Michael DeGiorgio, Gonzalo Figueiro. The genomic prehistory of the indigenous peoples of Uruguay. PNAS Nexus, 2022; DOI: 10.1093/pnasnexus/pgac047 “Our work shows that the Indigenous people of ancient Uruguay exhibit an ancestry that has not been previously detected in South America,” says John Lindo, co-corresponding author and an Emory assistant professor of anthropology ...read more