Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis

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Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis

Egyptian pharaohs genetic analysis – Egyptian research geneticists, ruled out the possibility of a relationship between Nefertiti, and Tutankhamun. The study based on DNA analysis revealed, to which hereditary diseases suffered the young pharaoh. In their opinion, Tutankhamun was the son of Akhenaten, also known as Amenhotep IV. Likely it is that Tutankhamun’s mother was Akhenaten‘s sister, that the king under the then prevailing custom married.

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