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Genomic insights into the conservation status of the world's last remaining Sumatran rhinoceros populations.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nature communications [Nat Commun] 2021 Apr 26; Vol. 12 (1), pp. 2393. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 26.

Abstract: Small populations are often exposed to high inbreeding and mutational load that can increase the risk of extinction. The Sumatran rhinoceros was widespread in Southeast Asia, but is now restricted to small and isolated populations on Sumatra and Borneo...

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Analysis of historical changes in traditional Chinese medicine based on an Indonesian collection of Chinese materia medica from c. 1870.

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Source(s): Journal of ethnopharmacology [J Ethnopharmacol] 2021 Apr 06; Vol. 269, pp. 113714. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 25.

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Abstract: Ethnopharmacological Relevance: Traditional Chinese Medicine is subject to changes over time: product names, botanical ingredients, processing methods and uses have varied throughout the course of history. Historic collections of Chinese materia medica...

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Molecular phylogeography reveals multiple Pleistocene divergence events in estuarine crabs from the tropical West Pacific.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2022 Jan 13; Vol. 17 (1), pp. e0262122. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 13 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: Due to the lack of visible barriers to gene flow, it was a long-standing assumption that marine coastal species are widely distributed, until molecular studies revealed geographically structured intraspecific genetic differentiation in many taxa. Histo...

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Ancient DNA from Guam and the peopling of the Pacific.

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Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2021 Jan 05; Vol. 118 (1).

Abstract: Humans reached the Mariana Islands in the western Pacific by ∼3,500 y ago, contemporaneous with or even earlier than the initial peopling of Polynesia. They crossed more than 2,000 km of open ocean to get there, whereas voyages of similar length did no...

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Birth of Homo erectus.

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Source(s): Evolutionary anthropology [Evol Anthropol] 2020 Nov; Vol. 29 (6), pp. 293-298. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Nov 27.

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Abstract: Eugène Dubois was the pioneer of human origins research in South-East Asia, specifically on two of the islands, Sumatra and Java, now included in Indonesia. Dubois was a polymath, whose research interests embraced encephalization and hydrology as well ...

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Race, alcohol and general paralysis: Emil Kraepelin's comparative psychiatry and his trips to Java (1904) and North America (1925).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History of psychiatry [Hist Psychiatry] 2018 Sep; Vol. 29 (3), pp. 263-281. Date of Electronic Publication: 2018 Jun 04.

Abstract: This article examines Emil Kraepelin's notion of comparative psychiatry and relates it to the clinical research he conducted at psychiatric hospitals in South-East Asia (1904) and the USA (1925). It argues that his research fits awkwardly within the co...

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An Accidental Nutritionist.

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Source(s): Annual review of nutrition [Annu Rev Nutr] 2020 Sep 23; Vol. 40, pp. 1-23.

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Abstract: My career as an accidental nutritionist began with my immersion in cholera control, a cyclone disaster, a smallpox epidemic, and formal training in ophthalmology and epidemiology. Interest in blindness prevention inexplicably led me to (re)pioneer the ...

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Genome of a middle Holocene hunter-gatherer from Wallacea.

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Source(s): Nature [Nature] 2021 Aug; Vol. 596 (7873), pp. 543-547. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 25.

Abstract: Much remains unknown about the population history of early modern humans in southeast Asia, where the archaeological record is sparse and the tropical climate is inimical to the preservation of ancient human DNA 1 . So far, only two low-coverage pre-Ne...

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Validating earliest rice farming in the Indonesian Archipelago.

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Source(s): Scientific reports [Sci Rep] 2020 Jul 03; Vol. 10 (1), pp. 10984. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jul 03.

Abstract: Preserved ancient botanical evidence in the form of rice phytoliths has confirmed that people farmed domesticated rice (Oryza sativa) in the interior of Sulawesi Island, Indonesia, by at least 3,500 years ago. This discovery helps to resolve a mystery ...

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