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Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ancient DNA Study Participants

Caption: Members of the Metlakatla community are collaborating with scientists in ongoing genetic studies of Native peoples in British Columbia. (Those pictured asked that their names be withheld.)

Credit: Metlakatla Treaty Office

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