Sample Name: Sri Lanka
Sample UID: SA001099T
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated healthy volunteers born in Sri Lanka.
Number of Chromosomes: 358
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Fernandopulle N, Gunasekera B Maya, Goonesekere CW Nalin. "STR data for nine loci from Sri Lanka". Forensic Sci Int 126:93-94. (2002)
Sample UID: SA002529S
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated individuals from Sri Lanka. This sample was collected as part of anthropological surveys of investigation of non-HIV related medical conditions.
Number of Chromosomes: 74
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: Sinhalese
Sample UID: SA003538T
Sample Description:This sample consists of Sinhalese from Kandy, Sri Lanka. Written informed consent was obtained from each participant. The study was approved by the Human Ethics Committees of the participating institutes.
Number of Chromosomes: 96
References:- Fujihara J, Soejima M, Yasuda T, Koda Y, Agusa T, Kunito T, Tongu M, Yamada T, Takeshita H. "Global analysis of genetic variation in human arsenic (+3 oxidation state) methyltransferase (AS3MT)". Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 243:292-9. (2010) Online citation.
- Fujihara J, Ueki M, Yasuda T, Iida R, Soejima M, Koda Y, Kimura-Kataoka K, Kato H, Panduro A, Tongu M, Takeshita H. "Functional and Genetic Survey of All Known Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms Within the Human Deoxyribonuclease I Gene in Wide-Ranging Ethnic Groups". DNA Cell Biol. (Epub, ahead of print) (2011) Online citation.
- Yasuda T, Ueki M, Takeshita H, Fujihara J, Kimura-Kataoka K, Iida R, Tsubota E, Soejima M, Koda Y, Kato H, Panduro A. "A biochemical and genetic study on all non-synonymous single nucleotide polymorphisms of the gene encoding human deoxyribonuclease I potentially relevant to autoimmunity". Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 42:1216-25. (2010) Online citation.
Sample Name: SriLankans
Sample UID: SA004022I
Sample Description:This sample consists of Sri Lankans.
Number of Chromosomes: 70
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: SA000639S
Sample Description:This sample was collected from unrelated Sinhalese from the general population of Sri Lanka. Sinhalese is an ethnic group of Sri Lanka.
Number of Chromosomes: 58
References:- Antunez-de-Mayolo G, Antunez-de-Mayolo A, Antunez-de-Mayolo P, Papiha SS, Hammer M, Yunis JJ, Yunis EJ, Damodaran C, de Pancorbo MM, Caeiro JL, Puzyrev VP, Herrera RJ. "Phylogenetics of worldwide human populations as determined by polymorphic Alu insertions". Electrophoresis 23:3346-3356. (2002) Online citation.
Sample Name: Sri Lankan
Sample UID: SA000718Q
Sample Description:This sample consists of healthy Sri Lankan males with an age range of 37-65 years.
Number of Chromosomes: 190
References:- Mendis S, Shepherd J, Packard CJ, Gaffney D "Restriction fragment length polymorphisms in the Apo B gene in relation to coronary heart disease is a Southern Asian population.". Clin Chim Acta 196:107-118. (1991) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA000638R
Sample UID: SA003170L
Sample Description:This sample consists of individuals from Sri Lanka.
Number of Chromosomes: 134
References:- Schneider JA, Rees DC, Liu YT, Clegg JB. "Worldwide distribution of a common methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase mutation". Am J Hum Genet. 62:1258-60. (1998) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA003070K
Sample Description:This sample consists of Sinhalese subjects recruited from Colombo, Sri Lanka between August 2001 and January 2003. All Subjects gave written informed consent to participate and the study was carried out in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki of the World Medical Association. The study was approved by the Ethics Review Committee, Faculty of MEdicine, University of Colombo.
Number of Chromosomes: 160
References:- Dissanayake VH, Weerasekera LY, Gammulla CG, Jayasekara RW. "Prevalence of genetic thrombophilic polymorphisms in the Sri Lankan population--implications for association study design and clinical genetic testing services". Exp Mol Pathol. 87:159-62. (2009) Online citation.
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