The Paternal Landscape along the Bight of Benin – Testing Regional Representativeness of West-African Population Samples Using Y-Chromosomal Markers

@article{Larmuseau2015ThePL,
  title={The Paternal Landscape along the Bight of Benin – Testing Regional Representativeness of West-African Population Samples Using Y-Chromosomal Markers},
  author={M. Larmuseau and Andrea Vessi and M. Jobling and A. Van Geystelen and Giuseppina Primativo and G. Biondi and C. Mart{\'i}nez-Labarga and Claudio Ottoni and R. Decorte and O. Rickards},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2015},
  volume={10}
}
Patterns of genetic variation in human populations across the African continent are still not well studied in comparison with Eurasia and America, despite the high genetic and cultural diversity among African populations. In population and forensic genetic studies a single sample is often used to represent a complete African region. In such a scenario, inappropriate sampling strategies and/or the use of local, isolated populations may bias interpretations and pose questions of… Expand
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