Mitochondrial DNA diversity and population differentiation in southern East Asia.

@article{Li2007MitochondrialDD,
  title={Mitochondrial DNA diversity and population differentiation in southern East Asia.},
  author={Hui Li and Xiaoyun Cai and Elizabeth R Winograd-Cort and Bo Wen and Xu Cheng and Zhendong Qin and Wenhong Liu and Yangfan Liu and Shangling Pan and Ji Qian and Chia-Chen Tan and Li Jin},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2007},
  volume={134 4},
  pages={481-8}
}
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) polymorphism has been studied systematically in the Han, Tibeto-Buman, and Hmong-Mien ethnic families of southern East Asia. Only two families in this region, Daic and Austro-Asiatic, were still uninvestigated. Daic is a major ethnic family in South China and Southeast Asia and has a long history. To study mtDNA polymorphism within this family, all the Daic populations of China and some of Vietnam (774 individuals from 30 populations) were typed by HVS-1 region… CONTINUE READING