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Culture creates genetic structure in the Caucasus: Autosomal, mitochondrial, and Y-chromosomal variation in Daghestan

Elizabeth E Marchani1, W Scott Watkins2, Kazima Bulayeva3, Henry C Harpending1 and Lynn B Jorde2*

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA

2 Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA

3 N.I. Vavilov Institute of General Genetics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow 117991, Russia

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BMC Genetics 2008, 9:47  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-9-47

Published: 17 July 2008

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Mitochondrial DNA Haplogroup Definitions. Describes how Daghestani, East Asian, and Central/Northern European samples were assigned to haplogroups.

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Y-chromosome Haplogroup Definitions. Describes how Daghestani, East Asian, and Central/Northern European samples were assigned to haplogroups.

Format: XLS Size: 15KB Download file

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