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Half of European Men Share King Tut's DNA

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Jean Powers

Jean Powers
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Reuters reports that Swiss scientists have reconstructed the DNA profile of King Tut and discovered he shares a haplogroup with more than fifty percent of men in Western Europe — a haplogroup found in less than one percent of modern Egyptians.

Posted by Jean Powers at 08/04/2011 11:27:43 AM | 


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