• An indication for post-Toba is haplo-group L3, that originated before the dispersal of humans out of Africa, and can be dated to 60,000-70,000 years ago, "suggesting that humanity left Africa a few thousand years after Toba. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genasi are planetouched (mortal creatures who have in their veins some blood of creatures from an alternate plane), who in their case are humans with an elemental in their ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • A genome scan of autosomal markers (687 microsatellites and 203 insertions/deletions) on 952 individuals from 41 Pacific populations now provides the basis for understanding the remarkable nature of Melanesian variation, and for a more accurate comparison of these Pacific populations with previously studied groups from other regions. (nih.gov)
  • Genetic diversity within individual Pacific populations is shown to be very low, while differentiation among Melanesian groups is high. (nih.gov)
  • Diabetes is more common in Aborigines than in other Australian populations, even in groups that have lived in contact with Europids for 150 years. (edu.au)
  • 2016), the populations of the Andaman Islands archipelago form a distinct, fifth ancestry, which is "coancestral to Oceanic populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their current populations include the Andamanese peoples of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Semang of Peninsular Malaysia, the Maniq people of Southern Thailand, and the Aeta people, Ati people, and 30 other ethnic groups in the Philippines. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, another study suggests that the Onge (indigenous to Little Andaman) are "more closely related to Southeast Asians than they are to present-day South Asians," and that the Great Andamanese "appear to have received a degree of relatively recent admixture from adjacent regional populations but also share a significant degree of genetic ancestry with Malaysian negrito groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • Islands in the vicinity, with native populations having Malay or mixed Malay ancestry, which are not considered part of the Malay Archipelago include New Guinea and the Marianas Islands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Comparisons with national data suggest a gradient in the prevalence of obesity, lowest in urban groups, more in the country, and higher still among Aborigines, which is in reciprocal order to socio-economic status. (edu.au)
  • Even though conclusive findings regarding the relationship between insulin and blood pressure (BP) have been made, several papers still report on finding weak or non-existing relationships in various population groups. (edu.au)
  • Although basal insulin levels were similar in the three groups, there were striking intergroup differences in the insulin responses to glucose. (edu.au)
  • This scenario does not amount to a denial of a common ancestry of the Central MP languages, only a reinterpretation of the age of this relationship as equally old to their relationship to the Eastern MP languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Negrito (/nɪˈɡriːtoʊ/) are several different ethnic groups who inhabit isolated parts of South and Southeast Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other ethnic groups, such as the Fulani and Edo people were also captured and transported to the colonies in the New World[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some Nigerian ethnic groups, such as the Yoruba, and some northern Nigerian ethnic groups, had tribal facial identification marks. (wikipedia.org)
  • They also sometimes mixed people of different ethnic groups to make it more difficult for them to communicate and band together in rebellion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The inhabitants of Central America represent a variety of ancestries, ethnic groups, and races, making the region one of the most diverse in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Panama: Besides Costa Rica and Nicaragua, Around 15% of the Panamanian population is white, immigration to Panama are represented by ethnic groups in the 19th and 20th centuries: British and Irish, Dutch, French, Germans, Italians, Portuguese, Poles, Russians) and people from the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • The old descriptor ANIMALS will be changed to ANIMAL POPULATION GROUPS. (nih.gov)
  • population group (men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, adults, youth in detention and pregnant females) and geographical location. (edu.au)
  • The same could be said for the total Australian population of Italian ancestry, with 279,112 of the 916,121 (30.4%) listed as Melbournian residents, which is the highest Italian population in Australia and the Oceanic continent per city. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with mestizo ancestry are the largest single group, and along with people of European or part-European ancestry, they combine to make up approximately 80% of the population, or even more. (wikipedia.org)
  • This paper examines if there has been an improvement in visual disability of one traditional group of Aboriginal Australians. (edu.au)
  • In a sample of White Australians (N=273), cross-group friendship with Aboriginal Australians was associated with reduced cognitions of rejection and intergroup anxiety, and these variables fully mediated the effect of cross-group friendship on conversational avoidance of sensitive intergroup topics, active avoidance of the outgroup, and old-fashioned prejudice. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Austronesia then covers almost half of the globe, although mostly ocean and oceanic islands, starting from Madagascar to the west until Easter Island, to the east. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basal P* is rare outside the Aeta and some other groups within Maritime Southeast Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The basal group is Magnetococcidae, which is composed by a large diversity of magnetotactic bacteria, but only one is described, Magnetococcus marinus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cognitions of rejection and intergroup anxiety as mediators of the impact of cross-group friendships on prejudice. (ox.ac.uk)
  • The results demonstrate the beneficial impact of cross group friendship in reducing prejudice and avoidance by diminishing cognitions of rejection and intergroup anxiety. (ox.ac.uk)
  • There is reason to suspect the Mamusi were originally a Papuan-speaking group (perhaps Ata speakers) who adopted an Oceanic language . (nih.gov)
  • In historical linguistics, a linkage is a group of related languages that is formed when a proto-language breaks up into a network of dialects that gradually differentiates into separate languages. (wikipedia.org)
  • I use the term family to refer to a group of communalects which have diversified from a single language by separation, rather than by dialect differentiation" (Ross 1988, p. 8). (wikipedia.org)
  • Participants in the intervention group (n = 148) and usual care group (n = 115) were similar in baseline characteristics, except that there were more women who had recently quit smoking in the intervention group than the control group. (nih.gov)
  • 40 years) and partial correlations were performed within each age group whilst adjusting only for obesity. (edu.au)
  • The differences in ratios between main diagnostic groups relate to the child health status in the community. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Liver function tests were compared across these groups, taking into account differences due to age, sex, alcohol, and other substance use. (nih.gov)
  • Genetic studies support the endosymbiotic theory according to which mitochondria and related organelles developed from members of this group. (wikipedia.org)
  • More positive correlations were shown for the youngest groups, and more negative correlations for the oldest groups, with the middle-group (30-40 years) showing the weakest correlations-seeming to be in a transitional phase from a positive to negative correlation. (edu.au)
  • Hyperinsulinaemia in an Aboriginal group after many years of contact with Europids may result from environmental as well as genetic influences. (edu.au)
  • These two groups mixed in India between 4,200 and 1,900 years ago (2200 BCE-100 CE), whereafter a shift to endogamy took place, possibly by the enforcement of "social values and norms" by the "Hindu Gupta rulers. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2013) describe three scenarios regarding the bringing together of the two groups: Migrations before the development of agriculture (8,000-9,000 years before present BP). (wikipedia.org)
  • The most ancient communities in Tasmania have an ancestry that extend back to a time when the Earth's continents were all joined as single landmass known as Pangea which existed beyond 200 million years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Being overweight or obese is perceived with least accuracy by Aboriginal males of the four ethnicity/gender groups. (edu.au)
  • These could have assisted a returning slave in relocating his or her ethnic group, but few slaves escaped the colonies. (wikipedia.org)
  • We also highlight that individuals without cross-group friends may perceive the outgroup as rejecting, feel anxious about cross-group interaction, and desire both conversational and physical avoidance of the outgroup. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Smoking rates in the two groups remained similar when baseline recent quitters were excluded from the analysis. (nih.gov)