Gene pool structure of Russian populations from the European part of Russia inferred from the data on Y chromosome haplogroups distribution

  title={Gene pool structure of Russian populations from the European part of Russia inferred from the data on Y chromosome haplogroups distribution},
  author={Boris A. Malyarchuk and Miroslava Derenko},
  journal={Russian Journal of Genetics},
Population structure of Russian population from the European part of Russia was investigated by analyzing the distribution of 23 SNP makers of Y chromosome in Russian populations from Kaluga, Yaroslavl’, Vladimir, Nizhni Novgorod, Pskov, Tula, Belgorod, and Novgorod oblasts. In the populations studied a total of 14 Y-chromosome haplogroups (E, F*, I, J, K*, N3a, N2, P*, R1*, R1a1, C3, G, H, and A) were discovered, of which haplogroups R1a1, I, and N3a were the prevailing. Analysis of… 

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