The peopling of modern Bosnia-Herzegovina: Y-chromosome haplogroups in the three main ethnic groups.

@article{Marjanovic2005ThePO,
  title={The peopling of modern Bosnia-Herzegovina: Y-chromosome haplogroups in the three main ethnic groups.},
  author={Damir Marjanovic and Simona Fornarino and Silvia Montagna and Dragan Primorac and Rifat Had{\vz}iselimovi{\'c} and Senka S. Vidovic and Naris Pojski{\'c} and Vincenza Battaglia and Alessandro Achilli and Katja Drobni{\vc} and Simun Andjelinovi{\'c} and Antonio Torroni and A. Silvana Santachiara-Benerecetti and Ornella Semino},
  journal={Annals of human genetics},
  year={2005},
  volume={69 Pt 6},
  pages={757-63}
}
The variation at 28 Y-chromosome biallelic markers was analysed in 256 males (90 Croats, 81 Serbs and 85 Bosniacs) from Bosnia-Herzegovina. An important shared feature between the three ethnic groups is the high frequency of the "Palaeolithic" European-specific haplogroup (Hg) I, a likely signature of a Balkan population re-expansion after the Last Glacial Maximum. This haplogroup is almost completely represented by the sub-haplogroup I-P37 whose frequency is, however, higher in the Croats… CONTINUE READING

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