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Ancient DNA perspectives on pathogen evolution in domestic animals

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Pathogens, animals (domesticated or not) and humans have intertwined evolutionary trajectories for millennia now, with this relationship intensifying after the Neolithic Demographic Transition and its subsequent epidemiological transition that increased the exposure of animal populations to pathogenic reservoirs. Incorporating the temporal dimension in the study of disease evolution requires the incorporation of ancient pathogen DNA data in phylogenetic and population genetic analyses, which ...

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SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
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ORCID:
0000-0002-4092-0392
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Programme:
Environmental Research DTP
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NE/L002612/1
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2021-10-08

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