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:New genomic insights reveal a surprising two-way journey for apple on the Silk Road
Summary: New research reveals surprising insights into the genetic exchange along the Silk Road that brought us the modern apple.
Geneticists trace humble apple's exotic lineage all the way to the Silk Road
The fruit’s evolutionary history has been unpicked for the first time by studying a range of wild and cultivated apples from China to North America