Mitochondrial DNA Variability in Slovaks, with Application to the Roma Origin

@article{Malyarchuk2008MitochondrialDV,
  title={Mitochondrial DNA Variability in Slovaks, with Application to the Roma Origin},
  author={B. Malyarchuk and M. Perkova and M. Derenko and T. Vaně{\vc}ek and J. Lazur and P. Gomolc{\'a}k},
  journal={Annals of Human Genetics},
  year={2008},
  volume={72}
}
  • B. Malyarchuk, M. Perkova, +3 authors P. Gomolcák
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of Human Genetics
  • To gain insight into the mitochondrial gene pool diversity of European populations, we studied mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) variability in 207 subjects from western and eastern areas of Slovakia. Sequencing of two hypervariable segments, HVS I and HVS II, in combination with screening of coding region haplogroup‐specific RFLP‐markers, revealed that the majority of Slovak mtDNAs belong to the common West Eurasian mitochondrial haplogroups (HV, J, T, U, N1, W, and X). However, a few sub‐Saharan… CONTINUE READING
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