Admixture in the Hispanics of the San Luis Valley, Colorado, and its implications for complex trait gene mapping

@article{Bonilla2004AdmixtureIT,
  title={Admixture in the Hispanics of the San Luis Valley, Colorado, and its implications for complex trait gene mapping},
  author={Carolina Bonilla and E Juan Carlos Parra and Carrie Lynn Pfaff and Sonia Dios and Julie A. Marshall and Richard F. Hamman and Ron Ferrell and Clive Hoggart and Pm Mckeigue and Mark David Shriver},
  journal={Annals of Human Genetics},
  year={2004},
  volume={68}
}
Hispanic populations are a valuable resource that can and should facilitate the identification of complex trait genes by means of admixture mapping (AM). In this paper we focus on a particular Hispanic population living in the San Luis Valley (SLV) in Southern Colorado.We used a set of 22 Ancestry Informative Markers (AIMs) to describe the admixture process and dynamics in this population. AIMs are defined as genetic markers that exhibit allele frequency differences between parental populations… 
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