Table 1

Multi-locus reanalysis of previously published data on European Roma

Populations

Proportion of the variance explained by differences

between groups

within groups


All Roma (n = 1287) versus

1.81 ± 1.45%

0.58 ± 0.29%

non-Roma Europeans

(n = 5169)

Roma (n = 1287) versus

0.36 ± 0.69%

2.8 ± 0.39%

North Indians (n = 315)

Between Romani

3.47 ± 0.46%

populations (n = 1287) in

Europe

Between European

0.19 ± 0.12%

Populations (n = 5169)


The populations and references included in the comparison are as indicated in figure 2. Genetic variance was apportioned between and within populations and between and within groups of populations by means of the Analysis of Molecular Variance [88], as implemented in the Arlequin 1.1 package [89].

Kalaydjieva et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2001 2:5   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-2-5

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