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Lactase Persistence and Lipid Pathway Selection in the Maasai

  • Kshitij Wagh equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kshitij Wagh, Aatish Bhatia

    Affiliation: Department of Physics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Aatish Bhatia equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Kshitij Wagh, Aatish Bhatia

    Affiliation: Department of Physics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Gabriela Alexe,

    Affiliations: The Broad Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Anupama Reddy,

    Affiliation: BioMaPS Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Vijay Ravikumar,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Michael Seiler,

    Affiliation: BioMaPS Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Michael Boemo,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Ming Yao,

    Affiliation: The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Lee Cronk,

    Affiliation: Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Asad Naqvi,

    Affiliation: Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Shridar Ganesan,

    Affiliation: The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Arnold J. Levine mail,

    gyanbhanot@gmail.com (GB); alevine@ias.edu (AL)

    Affiliations: The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Gyan Bhanot mail

    gyanbhanot@gmail.com (GB); alevine@ias.edu (AL)

    Affiliations: Department of Physics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America, BioMaPS Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America, The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Published: September 28, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044751

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 01 Apr 2013 at 18:41 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: For what they were we are
Title: “For what they were... we are: The Maasai: rich ancestry, lactase persistance and low cholesterol”
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