Estimates of African, European and Native American Ancestry in Afro-Caribbean Men on the Island of Tobago

@article{MiljkovicGacic2005EstimatesOA,
  title={Estimates of African, European and Native American Ancestry in Afro-Caribbean Men on the Island of Tobago},
  author={Iva Miljkovic-Gacic and R. Ferrell and A. Patrick and C. Kammerer and C. Bunker},
  journal={Human Heredity},
  year={2005},
  volume={60},
  pages={129 - 133}
}
Background/Aims: The Tobago Afro-Caribbean population is a valuable resource for studying the genetics of diseases that show significant differences in prevalence between populations of African descent and populations of other ancestries. Empirical confirmation of low European and Native American admixture may help in clarifying the ethnic variation in risk for such diseases. We hypothesize that the degree of European and Native American admixture in the Tobago population is low. Methods… Expand
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