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Reply to ‘No evidence for unknown archaic ancestry in South Asia’


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All sequences produced in this project have been deposited in the European Nucleotide Archive (ENA) under accession codes PRJEB11455 (Andamanese whole-genome sequences (FASTQ, BAM and VCF files)) and PRJEB16019 (all remaining continental Indian whole-genome sequences (FASTQ, BAM and a merged VCF file)).


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Funding to J.B. was provided by the joint Spain–India bilateral grant PRI-PIBIN-2011-0942 from the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad (Spain) and grant BFU2016-77961-P (AEI/FEDER, UE) awarded by the Agencia Estatal de Investigación (MINECO, Spain). This work was also supported by the Secretaria d’Universitats i Recerca del Departament d’Economia i Coneixement de la Generalitat de Catalunya (GRC 2017 SGR 702) and part of the ‘Unidad de Excelencia María de Maeztu’, funded by the MINECO (ref. MDM-2014-0370).

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Mondal, M., Casals, F., Majumder, P.P. et al. Reply to ‘No evidence for unknown archaic ancestry in South Asia’. Nat Genet 50, 1637–1639 (2018).

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