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Afghanistan's ethnic groups share a Y-chromosomal heritage structured by historical events

PloS One

Apr 4, 2012

Marc HaberGenographic Consortium

Abstract

Afghanistan has held a strategic position throughout history. It has been inhabited since the Paleolithic and later became a crossroad for expanding civilizations and empires. Afghanistan's location, history, and diverse ethnic groups present a unique opportunity to explore how nations ...read more

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CD163 wt Allele
Short Tandem Repeat
Colotis
CD163 gene
Indonesia Zebrafish
Chromosomes, Human, Y
Cell Differentiation Process
Avar
IDO1 gene
Ethnic Group
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19
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Afghanistan's ethnic groups share a Y-chromosomal heritage structured by historical events

PloS One

Apr 4, 2012

Marc HaberGenographic Consortium

PMID: 22470552

DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0034288

Abstract

Afghanistan has held a strategic position throughout history. It has been inhabited since the Paleolithic and later became a crossroad for expanding civilizations and empires. Afghanistan's location, history, and diverse ethnic groups present a unique opportunity to explore how nations ...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

CD163 wt Allele
Short Tandem Repeat
Colotis
CD163 gene
Indonesia Zebrafish
Chromosomes, Human, Y
Cell Differentiation Process
Avar
IDO1 gene
Ethnic Group
114
21
57
19
1

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