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From: John S Walden <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] faster then average mutation rates ?
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2003 07:26:04 -0500
In-Reply-To: <3FB9D7E9.7040101@earthlink.net>


At 12:27 AM 11/18/2003 -0800, you wrote:
>perhaps those more experienced in this comparing test results can shed
>some light and or your thoughts about those faster then average mutation
>rates ? ? ?
My views

Think of "faster than average" as once every 150 years
times 4 is 600 years ( plus or minus a few hundred)

So IF you have an MRCA he lived in the yeas 1,000 AD to 1700 AD
Worth asking about location of oldest known ancestors but not much else.


John


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