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2012-08-07 10:03:53

A new genetic analysis focusing on Jews from North Africa has provided an overall genetic map of the Jewish Diasporas.

2010-12-02 22:03:12

The Y chromosome is supposed to genetically seal a fetus’s fate in terms of gender.

2010-12-02 21:37:54

A variety of genetic factors are involved in sex determination.

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2010-06-03 13:55:00

Using sophisticated genomic analysis, scientists have probed the ancestry of several Jewish and non-Jewish populations and better defined the relatedness of contemporary Jewish people.


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saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
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