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Selection still shapes our genome

A key question in human evolutionary genetics is whether and how natural selection has shaped the human genome. A new study by Song and colleagues uses GWAS data to examine evidence for the effects of polygenic adaptation in complex traits at different time scales.

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Lao, O. Selection still shapes our genome. Nat Hum Behav 5, 1600–1601 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-021-01232-3

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