About the Authors

Hernán A. Burbano

hernan.a.burbano@googlemail.com

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Richard E. Green

Affiliation Department of Biomolecular Engineering, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Tomislav Maricic

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Carles Lalueza-Fox

Affiliation Institute of Evolutionary Biology, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain

Marco de la Rasilla

Affiliation Área de Prehistoria, Departamento de Historia, Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain

Antonio Rosas

Affiliation Departamento de Paleobiología, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid, Spain

Janet Kelso

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Katherine S. Pollard

Affiliations Gladstone Institutes, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America, Division of Biostatistics and Institute of Human Genetics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Michael Lachmann

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Svante Pääbo

Affiliation Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HAB REG SP. Performed the experiments: TM. Analyzed the data: HAB ML. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HAB REG TM CL-F MdlR AR JK KSP ML SP. Wrote the paper: HAB KSP SP.