Maternal and paternal lineages in Albania and the genetic structure of Indo-European populations

@article{Belledi2000MaternalAP,
  title={Maternal and paternal lineages in Albania and the genetic structure of Indo-European populations},
  author={M. Belledi and E. Poloni and R. Casalotti and F. Conterio and I. Mikerezi and J. Tagliavini and L. Excoffier},
  journal={European Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2000},
  volume={8},
  pages={480-486}
}
Mitochondrial DNA HV1 sequences and Y chromosome haplotypes (DYS19 STR and YAP) were characterised in an Albanian sample and compared with those of several other Indo-European populations from the European continent. No significant difference was observed between Albanians and most other Europeans, despite the fact that Albanians are clearly different from all other Indo-Europeans linguistically. We observe a general lack of genetic structure among Indo-European populations for both maternal… Expand
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