Homogeneity and distinctiveness of Polish paternal lineages revealed by Y chromosome microsatellite haplotype analysis

@article{Ploski2002HomogeneityAD,
  title={Homogeneity and distinctiveness of Polish paternal lineages revealed by Y chromosome microsatellite haplotype analysis},
  author={Rafal Ploski and Marcin Wozniak and Ryszard Pawlowski and Dorota Monies and Wojciech Branicki and Tomasz Kupiec and Ate D. Kloosterman and Tadeusz Dobosz and Elena Bosch and Magdalena L. Nowak and Ruediger Lessig and Mark A Jobling and Lutz Roewer and Manfred Kayser},
  journal={Human Genetics},
  year={2002},
  volume={110},
  pages={592-600}
}
Different regional populations from Poland were studied in order to assess the genetic heterogeneity within Poland, investigate the genetic relationships with other European populations and provide a population-specific reference database for anthropological and forensic studies. Nine Y-chromosomal microsatellites were analysed in a total of 919 unrelated males from six regions of Poland and in 1,273 male individuals from nine other European populations. AMOVA revealed that all of the molecular… CONTINUE READING