Svante Paabo, Swedish medicine Nobel-winner follows in father’s footsteps

Swedish paleogeneticist Svante Paabo, who has won the Nobel Medicine Prize for sequencing the genome of the Neanderthal.

Swedish paleogeneticist Svante Paabo, who won the Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for using DNA to reveal the link between humans and Neanderthals, drew early inspiration from his Nobel laureate father.

However Paabo later learned that his father had been living a “double life”, and his existence had been kept a secret from his…

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