Genetic studies on some Nepalese populations

  title={Genetic studies on some Nepalese populations},
  author={Giuseppe Saglio and Giovanni Antonini and Paolo Arese and Morena Beretta and Guido Modiano and A. Silvana Santachiara-Benerecetti and Giacomo Morpurgo},
Abstract Populations living in two different regions of Nepal have been studied. The first region (the Kali Gandaki valley) is inhabited mainly by Magars, Gurungs, Thakalis and Chetris. It has been found that they exhibit different ABO gene frequencies though living in very close areas and often in the same villages. Thus they are still genetically different entities besides being ethnically distinguishable from each other. The second region examined in the present survey (the Solu Khumbu) is… CONTINUE READING

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