Even though the results shouldn't be surprising, they continue to be:
Mesolithic Europe continues to show a small and nearly monolithic population.
Neolithic Europe continues to show a population that is "Southern".
The new LBK results further add to the total weight of the theory that agriculture developed in the Southern Caucasus and Eastern Anatolia among a population that was largely defined by paternal haplogroup G.
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