Systematic Comparison

A systematic comparison of bioarchaological data with variations in burial practices and artifact compositions will provide us with new insights on socially effective ways of classifying people during these periods,

Principal Investigator

we will contribute new data and interpretations of this period by studying the buried persons themselves and their genetic and geographical provenience. Comparisons will also be made with reference material

International Research

The key focus of the ancient DNA study will be to exploit recent technological and computational developments, in order to reconstruct the genetic history, and origins, of the Nordic and

Research Partners

When compared with pre-existing European Neolithic ancient DNA datasets and modern DNA datasets, the new data will supplement and add historical depth to the strontium isotope analyses, as well as