Sousse: extreme genetic heterogeneity in North Africa

@article{FadhlaouiZid2014SousseEG,
  title={Sousse: extreme genetic heterogeneity in North Africa},
  author={Karima Fadhlaoui-Zid and Ralph L Garcia-Bertrand and Miguel A. Alfonso-S{\'a}nchez and Ramzi Zemni and Amel Benammar-Elgaaied and Rene J Herrera},
  journal={Journal of Human Genetics},
  year={2014},
  volume={60},
  pages={41-49}
}
The male genetic landscape of the territory currently known as Tunisia is hampered by the scarcity of data, especially from cosmopolitan areas such as the coastal city of Sousse. In order to alleviate this lacuna, 220 males from Sousse were examined, for the first time, for more than 50 Y-chromosome single-nucleotide polymorphisms (Y-SNPs) markers and compared with 3099 individuals from key geographically targeted locations in North Africa, Europe and the Near East. The paternal lineages… 
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