Sample Name: East Asian
Sample UID: SA001685U
Sample Description:This sample consists of Chinese (NA17011-NA17020) and Japanese (NA17051-NA17060) from the Coriell Institute.
Number of Chromosomes: 40
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Shriver MD, Mei R, Parra EJ, Sonpar V, Halder I, Tishkoff SA, Schurr TG, Zhadanov SI, Osipova LP, Brutsaert TD, Friedlaender J, Jorde LB, Watkins WS, Bamshad MJ, Gutierrez G, Loi H, Matsuzaki H, Kittles RA, Argyropoulos G, Fernandez JR, Akey JM, Jones KW. "Large-scale SNP analysis reveals clustered and continuous patterns of human genetic variation". Hum Genomics. 2:81-89. (2005) Online citation.
Sample Name: Asian
Sample UID: SA001759W
Sample Description:This sample consists of Asian individuals. Individuals were of mixed ages and both sexes and were recruited at the Wellington Blood Transfusion Service. A short questionnaire was used to screen out individuals with substantially admixed ancestry or with a family history of alcoholism.
References:- Chambers GK, Marshall SJ, Robinson GM, Maguire S, Newton-Howes J, Chong NL. "The genetics of alcoholism in Polynesians: alcohol and aldehyde dehydrogenase genotypes in young men". Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 26:949-955. (2002) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA004068S
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated individuals of Asian ancestry residing in Texas. The samples were anonymized and collected in accordance with methods approved by the Institutional Review Board for the University of North Texas Science center.
Number of Chromosomes: 160
References:- Larue BL, Ge J, King JL, Budowle B. "A validation study of the Qiagen Investigator DIPplex® kit; an INDEL-based assay for human identification". Int J Legal Med. (epub,ahead of print) (2012) Online citation.
Sample Name: Asians Mixed
Sample UID: SA003566U
Sample Description:This sample consists of 29 Asian sample DNA from the Coriell Institute for Medical Research and 76 samples from consenting participants in a trial to determine the incidence of genotypes that might influence drug response in a Korean population.
Number of Chromosomes: 210
References:- Tanus-Santos JE, Desai M, Flockhart DA. "Effects of ethnicity on the distribution of clinically relevant endothelial nitric oxide variants". Pharmacogenetics 11:719-25. (2001) Online citation.
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