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|Understanding your mtDNA Report |
World Distribution of MTDNA Haplogroups
Insights into the "isolation" of the Basques: mtDNA lineages from the
MtDNA Profile of West Africa Guineans: Towards a Better
was studied using RFLPs and partial sequencing of the mtDNA control and coding region.
A call for mtDNA data quality control in forensic science

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The impact of modern migrations on present-day multi-ethnic Argentina as
A sample of 384 individuals representing different Argentinean provinces was collected and genotyped for the first and the second mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) hypervariable regions, and selectively genotyped for mtDNA SNPs.
The geography of genes tells us only so much about history
Though his work was on classical autosomal markers, the huge literature which drew inferences from Y chromosomal and mtDNA variation followed in the wake of the The History and Geography of Human Genes.
DNA proof: The Starchild Skull is alien say scientist
In 2011 the geneticist working on the Starchild Skull discovered that its mtDNA (the part of DNA passed only through the maternal line) was radically different from human DNA. The maximum number of mtDNA differences between all humans is 120.
The mitochondrial genome of Sinentomon erythranum (Arthropoda: Hexapoda
Compared with other metazoan mtDNA, it has the most biased nucleotide composition with T=52.4%, an extreme and reversed AT-skew of -0.351 and a GC-skew of 0.
Variations in mitochondrial DNA affect CD4 gains in black patients taking
There was no evidence of a similar influence of these variations, or haplogroups, of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) on CD4 cell changes in white or Hispanic patients.

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Mitochondrial DNA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mitochondrial DNA - Genetics Home Reference
in chromosomes within the nucleus, mitochondria also have a small amount of their own DNA. This genetic material is known as mitochondrial DNA or mtDNA.
Understanding Results: mtDNA - Frequently Asked Questions
Understanding Results: mtDNA - The answers to questions about mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) test results.
Fossil Hominids: mitochondrial DNA
Normally our mtDNA is identical to that of our mother.
NOVA Online | Neanderthals on Trial | Tracing Ancestry with MtDNA

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