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Korean Origin analyzed by Genomes

The origin of Koreans.

The data used for analyzing the Korean origin is found at:


The exact genomic origins of all the Koreans are not clear. Analyzing the modern and 

ancient human genomes, we can build a model of the origin and migrations of ethnic Koreans.

Current Koreans are analyzed to be mostly from southern Asia in different waves. If we have to devide the group genomically, the first early southern and later southern groups. It looks like there are no large influx from the West and North such as Europe.