Y‐Chromosome Analysis of Ancient Hungarian and Two Modern Hungarian‐Speaking Populations from the Carpathian Basin

@article{Csnyi2008YChromosomeAO,
  title={Y‐Chromosome Analysis of Ancient Hungarian and Two Modern Hungarian‐Speaking Populations from the Carpathian Basin},
  author={B. Cs{\'a}nyi and E. Bog{\'a}csi-Szab{\'o} and G. T{\"o}m{\"o}ry and {\'A}. Czibula and K. Priskin and A. Csősz and B. Mende and P. Lango and K. Csete and A. Zsolnai and E. Conant and C. Downes and I. Rask{\'o}},
  journal={Annals of Human Genetics},
  year={2008},
  volume={72}
}
The Hungarian population belongs linguistically to the Finno‐Ugric branch of the Uralic family. The Tat C allele is an interesting marker in the Finno‐Ugric context, distributed in all the Finno‐Ugric‐speaking populations, except for Hungarians. This question arises whether the ancestral Hungarians, who settled in the Carpathian Basin, harbored this polymorphism or not. 100 men from modern Hungary, 97 Szeklers (a Hungarian‐speaking population from Transylvania), and 4 archaeologically Hungarian… Expand
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