TITLE

Developing a set of ancestry-sensitive DNA markers reflecting continental origins of humans

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
BMC Genetics;2009, Vol. 10, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
47214951

 

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