Age: 5,643.3 ± 2,862.1; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: C1537T A8982G
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Parent Branch: V
Descendant branch(s):

YFull Info

Name: V17
Age: 16700 to 14500 ybp [95% CI]
Expansion: 17500 to 8000 ybp [95% CI]
 Variants: C1537T A8982G

Note: This information does not imply an endorsement of YFull or their methods. It is provided at the request of readers.

Haplogroup V17 is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 2,800 and 8,500 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup V17 Phylotree History

Phylotree.org is the maternal (mtDNA) tree of humanity. It is maintained by Dr. Mannis Van Oven. Each build is a major update to the tree. The current build is #17.

Build# Called Variants (Mutations) Notes
14 V17 C1537T A8982G Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 V17 C1537T A8982G Released 30 Sep 2012
16 V17 C1537T A8982G Released 19 Feb 2014
17 V17 C1537T A8982G Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup V17 Data Sources

GenBank Samples

GenBank is a database of genetic sequence data. It is run by the United States National Institute of Health. It serves as the main repository for mtDNA full sequence profiles. Samples come both from published academic literature and donations from genetic genealogy community members. In addition to GenBank samples, listings below may include other samples published but not submitted to GenBank such as those from the HapMap project.

Note: GenBank results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing results over to build 17.

Hg ID Origin Publication Hg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFull Missing Variants Additional Variants
Hap5003331 Behar et al., 2012b V17 V17 none V17:309.1C, 315.1C, 7202, 16227, 16519
Hap5007567 - Greenspan et al., 2006 - 2016 V17 - V17:16129 V17:309.1CC, 315.1C, 8572, 12084, 16519

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