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From: Shane <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Marker DYS390 in World database
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2003 14:55:24 -0600
In-Reply-To: <LPBBIOAJJFIEMAHJCAPAIEBJDHAA.maldodd@sapo.pt>


>
> The Sutton Family project says -
> http://www.suttonfamily.biz/Haplogroup.htm
> <The values of Marker Dys390 suggest a 22 for Anglo Saxon Territory and a 23
> for Norse Viking territory, however this has not been confirmed.>
> Can the new World database confirm or deny this?


Malcolm's posting brings up something I still don't understand. Is it
possible to attach ethnic categories to specific marker values? I don't see
how this is possible given that, for example, a Viking could be one of many
haplogroups. Am I missing something here?


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