Jewish Genetics in the NYT

Today’s New York Times features an article that discusses new research into the genetic inheritance of Sephardic and Ashkenazic Jews, showing that they are more closely linked, genetically, than supposed. No indication that conversos were included in this study, or Iberians who don’t identify as Jews, to see how much Jewish inheritance Spaniards and Portuguese might carry.


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Scott Taylor is an associate professor in the history department at the University of Kentucky.


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