Sample Name: Badaga
Sample UID: SA001536P
Sample Description:This sample consists of blood samples randomly collected from badagas of Nilgiris (South India).
Number of Chromosomes: 130
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Panneerchelvan S, Gunachandran N, Vanaja N, Balachandran R, Sivapriya V, Baskar D, Nalina K, Rajmohan S, Damodaran C "Gene frequencies of 12 STR loci in an endogamous Badaga population (South India)". J Forensic Sci. 46:994-5. (2001) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA002277S
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated Badaga individuals, a tribal population from South India. Ethnicity was confirmed by the participants and the individuals were unrelated at least to the second cousin level.
Number of Chromosomes: 80
References:- Majumder PP, Dey B "Absence of the HIV-1 protective Delta ccr5 allele in most ethnic populations of India". Eur J Hum Genet. 9:794-6. (2001) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA003829W
Sample Description:This sample consists of Badaga individuals from Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Number of Chromosomes: 172
References:- Gallego Romero I, Basu Mallick C, Liebert A, Crivellaro F, Chaubey G, Itan Y, Metspalu M, Eaaswarkhanth M, Pitchappan R, Villems R, Reich D, Singh L, Thangaraj K, Thomas MG, Swallow DM, Mirazón Lahr M, Kivisild T. "Herders of Indian and European Cattle Share Their Predominant Allele for Lactase Persistence". Mol Biol Evol 29:249-260. (2012) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA000930M
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated adult volunteers belonging to the Badaga tribal population. The Badaga are a endogamous Dravidian-speaking tribal population in southern India. This group is conifined to the hilly tracts and valleys of the Nilgiri region. Informed consent was obtained.
Number of Chromosomes: 102
References:- Vishwanathan H, Deepa E, Cordaux R, Stoneking M, Usha Rani MV, Majumder PP.
"Genetic structure and affinities among tribal populations of southern India: a study of 24 autosomal DNA markers". Ann Hum Genet 68:128-138. (2004) Online citation.
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