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Subject: [DNA] Fwd: Y Chromosome Uniformity
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 01:18:25 -0500
Can you answer this question which is
from another mailing list?
On Mon, 10 Nov 2003 00:00:01 -0500 "DNA Testing, Ask the Experts digest"
> Subject: Y Chromosome Uniformity
> From: Dov & Varda <>
> Date: Sun, 09 Nov 2003 13:33:35 +0200
> X-Message-Number: 1
> In the middle ages, if a Jewish woman was raped by a non-Jew and
> consequently found herself with child, was it usual for an abortion
> to be performed?
> If not, why are there not more Y chromosomes from Christian lines
> showing up in the Jewish gene pool?
> Varda Epstein
> Efrat, Israel