Dermatoglyphic traits as possible markers of developmental processes in humans.

@article{Livshits1987DermatoglyphicTA,
  title={Dermatoglyphic traits as possible markers of developmental processes in humans.},
  author={G. Livshits and E. Kobyliansky},
  journal={American journal of medical genetics},
  year={1987},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={
          111-22
        }
}
Here we provide data on the relationship in variability between common anthropometric characters (stature, interocular diameter, mesosternal chest circumference, bi-trochanteric diameter, and palm length) and dermatoglyphic traits in groups of young healthy individuals. Our working hypothesis was that quantitative variables of fluctuating asymmetry, diversity, and variability involving dermatoglyphic traits, will be higher in more homozygous groups than in heterozygous ones. It was found that… Expand
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