Prof. Svante Pääbo
Humans and Neanderthals Cohabitated in Europe, New Study Finds
Neanderthals and humans cohabitated in Europe for over two thousand years according to a new study. They may have even bred together and exchanged ideas. This is the finding of Swedish paleogeneticist Svante Paabo, who won the Nobel Prize last...
Geneticist Who Sequenced Neanderthal Genome Awarded Nobel Prize
Svante Pääbo, a Swedish geneticist and professor who sequenced the Neanderthal genome through his work on human evolution, has been awarded the 2022 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Pääbo, a director at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology...