Y Chromosome and Mitochondrial DNA Characterization of Pasiegos, a Human Isolate from Cantabria (Spain)

@article{MacaMeyer2003YCA,
  title={Y Chromosome and Mitochondrial DNA Characterization of Pasiegos, a Human Isolate from Cantabria (Spain)},
  author={N. Maca-Meyer and P. S{\'a}nchez-Velasco and C. Flores and J. Larruga and A. Gonzalez and A. Oterino and F. Leyva-Cobi{\'a}n},
  journal={Annals of Human Genetics},
  year={2003},
  volume={67}
}
  • N. Maca-Meyer, P. Sánchez-Velasco, +4 authors F. Leyva-Cobián
  • Published 2003
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of Human Genetics
  • Mitochondrial DNA sequences and Y chromosome haplotypes were characterized in Pasiegos, a human isolate from Cantabria, and compared with those of other Cantabrian and neighbouring Northern Spain populations. [...] Key Result Cantabria appears to be a genetically heterogeneous community. Whereas Lebaniegos do not differ from their eastern Basque and western Asturian and Galician neighbours, Pasiegos and other non-Lebaniego Cantabrians show significant differences with all of them.Expand Abstract
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