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Ancient DNA reveals the roots of the Biblical Philistines

Excavation of the Philistine Cemetery at Ashkelon.

Skeletons excavated from a cemetery (above) in ancient Ashkelon helped to trace the genetic history of the Philistines. Credit: Melissa Aja/Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon

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Nature 571, 149 (2019)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-019-02081-x

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