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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Secrets of the Dead - 2500 year old Sarmatian mtDNA match with living nine year old Kazakh girl.
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2005 11:17:04 -0600
References: <434E955C.5070405@hargray.com>


I watched the show again also. The show and the url links all seem to leave
out what we on the list probably want to know --- what was the mtDNA
haplogroup?

Does anyone know?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Dale E. Reddick" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2005 11:11 AM
Subject: [DNA] Secrets of the Dead - 2500 year old Sarmatian mtDNA match
with living nine year old Kazakh girl.


> Hi Folks,
>
> Last night I watched the latest installation of the PBS series "Secrets of
> the Dead". This program was quite interesting. In it the mtDNA taken
> from the remains of a Sarmatian "Amazon" warrior buried 2500 years ago was
> compared with that of a nine year old blond girl of Kazakh origin (living
> in present-day western Mongolia).
>
> There was a match between the two.
>
> Below are the URLs that lead to the webpages that describe the background
> and findings described in the program.
>
> Dale
>
> ________________________________
>
>
> http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/case_amazon/index.html
>
> http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/case_amazon/clues.html
>
> http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/case_amazon/interview.html
>
>
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