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Genetic Ancestry of Nepalis

Genetic Ancestry of Nepalis

One evening, few years back, my grandpa passed down a legacy to me and my cousins – the story of our ancestors. I belong to a Newar community which is one among the indigenous people of Kathmandu Valley. Newars have been living in Kathmandu valley from the prehistoric times. As per my grandpa, our ancestors ...



The Three Musketeers of Genome Sciences and Bioinformatics

The Three Musketeers of Genome Sciences and Bioinformatics

The 19th and 20th centuries were marked by an era of scientific discovery. The physical, chemical and mathematical sciences flourished right from the beginning of this era. However, biological sciences were left much behind and were considered merely as a descriptive science. When the biologist had just discovered the cell, the building-block of every living ...