2008-05-20 links

Dienekes: ESHG 2008 abstracts

Human pigmentation genetics: Two genome-wide association studies identify new alleles associated with hair and skin color: SLC24A4 and IRF4; TPCN2 and ASIP

John Hawks: Were ancient Africans divided into small, isolated bands? (a different take on the Behar / Genographic project data)

Genetic Archaeology: Geneticists trace the evolution of St. Louis encephalitis

Democrat primary: Appalachia votes Hillary; Richard McCulloch, Greg Johnson and the editors at The Occidental Observer comment

Derbyshire: What’s So Scary About Evolution?