Intratribal Genetic Differentiation as Assessed through Electrophoresis

  title={Intratribal Genetic Differentiation as Assessed through Electrophoresis},
  author={Francisco Rothhammer and Ranajit Chakraborty and R. Ferrell},
In the late sixties, the significance and maintenance of genetic variability in populations were considered to be central problems in human genetics (Neel and Schull, 1968). The strategies advocated to address these issues included the analysis of marker gene variation in relatively untouched groups of ‘contemporary ancestors’ living in remote regions of America, Africa or Australia. Neel (1978a), who developed the most extensive efforts to apply various methodological approaches to the… CONTINUE READING