Sample Name: Jamaica
Sample UID: SA002383Q
Sample Description:This sample consists of HTLV-nagative persons of African descent in Jamaica.
Number of Chromosomes: 252
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Hisada M, Lal RB, Masciotra S, Rudolph DL, Martin MP, Carrington M, Wilks RJ, Manns A "Chemokine receptor gene polymorphisms and risk of human T lymphotropic virus type I infection in Jamaica". J Infect Dis. 185:1351-4. (2002) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA002537R
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated individuals from Jamaica. This sample was collected as part of anthropological surveys of investigation of non-HIV related medical conditions.
Number of Chromosomes: 238
References:- Martinson JJ, Chapman NH, Rees DC, Liu YT, Clegg JB. "Global distribution of the CCR5 gene 32-basepair deletion". Nat Genet 16:100-103. (1997) Online citation.
Sample Name: Jamaican
Sample UID: SA004021H
Sample Description:This sample consists of individuals from Jamaica.
Number of Chromosomes: 200
References:- Mead S, Stumpf MP, Whitfield J, Beck JA, Poulter M, Campbell T, Uphill JB, Goldstein D, Alpers M, Fisher EM, Collinge J. "Balancing selection at the prion protein gene consistent with prehistoric kurulike epidemics". Science. 300:640-3. (2003) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA001163L
Sample Description:This sample consists of Jamaicans provided by Dr. George Duncan, Broward County Sheriff's Department, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida (USA).
Number of Chromosomes: 388
References:- Budowle B, Moretti TR, Baumstark AL, Defenbaugh DA, Keys KM. "Population data on the thirteen CODIS core short tandem repeat loci in African Americans, U.S. Caucasians, Hispanics, Bahamians, Jamaicans, and Trinidadians". J Forensic Sci. 44:1277-1286. (1999) Online citation.
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