Haplogroup K1c1f is a branch on the maternal tree of humanity. Its age has not been determined, but we know that it is young based on its parent’s age of 3,300 and 7,200 years (Behar et al., 2012b).
K1c1f samples have appeared in several published research papers. The sample in Raule et al., 2014 comes from Finland while the one in Coble et al., 2004 comes from an American with European origins in the United States. The sample in Behar et al., 2012b does not have demographic information, but the one from direct citizen science publication comes from a Canadian with Slovakian ancestry (Greenspan et al., 2006 – 2016).
From Geno 2 data, there are samples have origins in Finland and Poland as well as ones from people in the United States with European origins.
Together, current information shows that this branch is Northwestern and Eastern European.
mtDNA Haplogroup K1c1f 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.
|14||K1c1f||C10698T||Released 5 Apr 2012; First version to use the RSRS|
|15||K1c1f||C10698T||Released 30 Sep 2012|
|16||K1c1f||C10698T||Released 19 Feb 2014|
|17||K1c1f||C10698T||Released 18 Feb 2016|
mtDNA Haplogroup K1c1f Data Sources
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 resuts over to build 17.
|Hg ID||Publication||Missing Variants||Additional Variants|
|Hap5003173||Behar et al., 2012b||none||K1c1f:309.1C, 315.1C, 13934, 14878|
|Hap5006636||Coble et al., 2004||none||K1c1f:315.1C, 523-524d, 1393R|
|Hap5007854||Greenspan et al., 2006 - 2016||none||K1c1f:315.1C, 6305R, 12636, 13708|
|Hap5013272||Raule et al., 2014||K1c1f:195, 498d||K1c1f:315.1C, 6614, 15790|
Geno 2.0 Data
Data from Geno 2.0 is derived from the The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project — the DAR. The Hg ID is specific to this site and is used to protect the identities of those who take part in Genographic research. Birth Country, Mother's Birth Country, and Maternal Grandmother's Birth Country have been normalized from DAR database fields. The Maternal Origin is determined based on the three previous fields.
Note: Geno 2.0 results currently use Phylotree build 16. I am working on changing resuts over to build 17.
|Hap10064296||United States||United States||Poland||Poland|
|Hap10064297||United States||United States||United States||United States|
|Hap10064299||United States||United States||Unspecified||United States|
|Hap10064300||United States||Unspecified||Unspecified||United States|
If you use the information in this table, please credit both this site and The National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project.
Sources & Resources
- Behar, D.M., van Oven, M., Rosset, S., Metspalu, M., Loogväli, E.L., Silva, N.M., Kivisild, T., Torroni, A. and Villems, R. (2012). A “Copernican” reassessment of the human mitochondrial DNA tree from its root. American journal of human genetics, 90(4), 675-684.
- Coble, M.D., Just,R.S., O'Callaghan, J.E., Letmanyi, I.H., Peterson,C.T., Irwin,J.A. and Parsons,T.J. (2004). Single nucleotide polymorphisms over the entire mtDNA genome that increase the power of forensic testing in Caucasians. International journal of legal medicine, (3),, 137-146.
- Fan, L., & Yao, Y. G. (2011). MitoTool: a web server for the analysis and retrieval of human mitochondrial DNA sequence variations. Mitochondrion, 11(2), 351-356.
- Fan, L., & Yao, Y. G. (2013). An update to MitoTool: using a new scoring system for faster mtDNA haplogroup determination. Mitochondrion, 13(4), 360-363.
- Family Tree DNA & Greenspan (2006). Sequences Directly Submited by Family Tree DNA on Customers’ Behalf. , -, -.
- Raule, N., Sevini, F., Li, S., Barbieri, A., Tallaro, F., Lomartire, L., Vianello, D., Montesanto, A., Moilanen, J.S., Bezrukov, V. and Blanché, H. (2014). The co-occurrence of mtDNA mutations on different oxidative phosphorylation subunits, not detected by haplogroup analysis, affects human longevity and is population specific. Aging cell, 13(3), 401-407.
- Van Oven, M., & Kayser, M. (2009). Updated comprehensive phylogenetic tree of global human mitochondrial DNA variation. Human mutation, 30(2), E386-E394.
- Ian Logan’s mtDNA Pages
- Ian Logan’s Instructions for mtGenome Genbank Donation
- James Lick’s mtDNA Utility
- The FTDNA Haplogroup Project for Haplogroup K
- The Wikipedia Article for Haplogroup K
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Peoples: Europeans | Places: Finland, Poland, and Slovakia
Last Updated: Last updated: July 27, 2016 at 11:07 am