Mitochondrial DNA history of Sri Lankan ethnic people: their relations within the island and with the Indian subcontinental populations

@article{Ranaweera2014MitochondrialDH,
  title={Mitochondrial DNA history of Sri Lankan ethnic people: their relations within the island and with the Indian subcontinental populations},
  author={Lanka Ranaweera and Supannee Kaewsutthi and Aung Win Tun and Hathaichanoke Boonyarit and Samerchai Poolsuwan and Patcharee Lertrit},
  journal={Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2014},
  volume={59},
  pages={28-36}
}
Located only a short distance off the southernmost shore of the Greater Indian subcontinent, the island of Sri Lanka has long been inhabited by various ethnic populations. [...] Key Result From the phylogenetic, principal coordinate and analysis of molecular variance results, the Vedda occupied a position separated from all other ethnic people of the island, who formed relatively close affiliations among themselves, suggesting a separate origin of the former.Expand

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