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New genetic research led by the Genographic Project team shows a distinctive ancestry for the Uros populations of Peru and Bolivia that predates the arrival of the Spanish conquistadores and may date back to the earliest settlement of the Altiplano of the central Andes some 3,700 years ago.
Through DNA analysis, The Genographic Project has discovered that the majority of all known ethnic Afghans share a unique genetic heritage derived from a single common ancestral population dating back as many as 10,000 years ago.