//Y-chromosome STRs in an Antioquian (Colombia) population sample

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Y-chromosome STRs in an Antioquian (Colombia) population sample

Y-chromosome STRs in an Antioquian (Colombia) population sample

Abstract:

Haplotype data were obtained from a sample of 777 unrelated male individuals from Antioquia Department (Colombia), for eight Y-chromosome STRs (DYS19, DYS385, DYS389 I, DYS389 II, DYS390, DYS391, DYS392 and DYS393). A total of 442 different haplotypes were identified of which 334 were represented only once in the database and the most frequent haplotype was found in 32 individuals. A high haplotype diversity was found (99.45%). Genetic distances were calculated using previously published haplotype data and the lowest values were found for the comparisons with samples of lberian origin.

Citation:

  • Builes, Juan J.; Bravo, M. Luisa; Gomez, Claudia; Espinal, Claudia; Aguirre, Diana; Gomez, Alfredo; Rodriguez, Jorge; Casta neda, Patricia; Montoya, Alba & Moreno, Manuel (2006). Y-chromosome STRs in an Antioquian (Colombia) population sample. Forensic Science International, 164(1), 79-86.

Source Link:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2005.10.005

Keywords

Peoples: - | Places: Antioquia Department and Colombia | Topics: - | DNA Type: Y-STR

2016-06-10T08:27:00+00:00December 31st, 2006|
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