Published: Feb. 5, 2024
Fernando writing on a white board

Professor Fernando Villanea gave an online HOT (Human Origins Today) Topic - talk, "Archaic Introgression in Modern Humans: What It Can Tell Us About Archaic Humans and About Ourselves," for the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.  

Every person alive today inherited some portion of their genomes from Neanderthals, Denisovans, and other archaic humans – but what does that mean for us? Do these archaic variants affect the way our bodies work? 

This Zoom webinar aired live on January 18, 2024, watch it here: HOT (Human Origins Today) Topic