Svante Pääbo is a Sweden Geneticist Specialist

He was born on 20 April 1955 in Stockholm

He earned his PhD from Uppsala University in 1986

His father was biochemist Sune Bergström

He is one of the founders of paleogenetics

He has worked extensively on the Neanderthal genome

He is a professor at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan

He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2022

He has h-index of 162 according to Google Scholar and of 127 according to Scopus