Age: 14,722.3 ± 4,500.8; CI=95% (Behar et al., 2012b)
Origin: Undetermined
Variants: T4502C
FTDNA Tree: Link
Parent Branch: U7a
Descendant branch(s): U7a2a

YFull Info

Name: U7a2
Age: 13200 to 11400 ybp [95% CI]
Expansion: 12900 to 8200 ybp [95% CI]
 Variants: T4502C

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

Haplogroup U7a2 is a branch on the maternal tree of human kind. Its age is between 10,200 and 19,200 years (Behar et al., 2012b).

mtDNA Haplogroup U7a2 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
13 U7a2 4502 Released 28 Dec 2011; Last Build to use the rCRS
14 U7a2 T4502C Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS
15 U7a2 T4502C Released 30 Sep 2012
16 U7a2 T4502C Released 19 Feb 2014
17 U7a2 T4502C Released 18 Feb 2016

mtDNA Haplogroup U7a2 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 IDOriginPublicationHg BLD16 Hg BLD17 Hg YFullMissing VariantsAdditional Variants
Hap5009317 - Hartmann et al., 2008 U7a2 - U7a2:16129, 16309 U7a2:309.1C, 315.1C, 523-524d, 4788R, 5265, 12094, 14533, 14921R, 14927
Hap5016471 Russia Sukernik et al., 2012 U7a2 U7a2b none U7a2:523-524d, 4452, 4820, 5480, 10124, 12398, 14097, 14669, 15804
Hap5021078 Iran Derenko et al., 2013 U7a2 U7a2a* U7a2:16129, 16309 U7a2:315.1C, 523-524d, 5265, 7870, 12094, 14533

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