Isolates in a corridor of migrations: a high-resolution analysis of Y-chromosome variation in Jordan

@article{Flores2005IsolatesIA,
  title={Isolates in a corridor of migrations: a high-resolution analysis of Y-chromosome variation in Jordan},
  author={Carlos Flores and Nicole Maca-Meyer and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Larruga and Vicente M. Cabrera and Naif S. Karadsheh and Ana Mar{\'i}a Gonz{\'a}lez},
  journal={Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2005},
  volume={50},
  pages={435-441}
}
AbstractA high-resolution, Y-chromosome analysis using 46 binary markers has been carried out in two Jordan populations, one from the metropolitan area of Amman and the other from the Dead Sea, an area geographically isolated. Comparisons with neighboring populations showed that whereas the sample from Amman did not significantly differ from their Levantine neighbors, the Dead Sea sample clearly behaved as a genetic outlier in the region. Its high R1*-M173 frequency (40%) has until now only… Expand

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