Sample Name: Gidra
Sample UID: SA003512L
Sample Description:This sample consists of Gidra people. The gidra are non-Austronesian-speaking Melanesian people of the southwestern lowlands of Papua New Guinea.
Number of Chromosomes: 96
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Fujimoto A, Kimura R, Ohashi J, Omi K, Yuliwulandari R, Batubara L, Mustofa MS, Samakkarn U, Settheetham-Ishida W, Ishida T, Morishita Y, Furusawa T, Nakazawa M, Ohtsuka R, Tokunaga K. "A scan for genetic determinants of human hair morphology: EDAR is associated with Asian hair thickness". Hum Mol Genet. 17:835-43. (2008) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA002611K
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated Gidra from Melanesia.
Number of Chromosomes: 374
References:- Kimura R, Soemantri A, Settheetham-Ishida W, Ohtsuka R, Inaoka T, Pookajorn S, Tiwawech D, Duanchang P, Ishida T "Anthropological implication of the SDF1-3'A allele distribution in Southeast Asia and Melanesia.". J Hum Genet. 47:117-121. (2002) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA003652Q
Sample Description:This sample consists of non Austronesian speaking Melanesian population of Gidra. The Gidra-speaking population is located in the southwestern lowlands of Papua New Guinea.
Number of Chromosomes: 94
References:- Ohashi J, Naka I, Kimura R, Natsuhara K, Yamauchi T, Furusawa T, Nakazawa M, Ataka Y, Patarapotikul J, Nuchnoi P, Tokunaga K, Ishida T, Inaoka T, Matsumura Y, Ohtsuka R. "FTO polymorphisms in oceanic populations". J Hum Genet. 52:1031-5. (2007) Online citation.
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