Sample Name: Luo
Sample UID: SA001195Q
Sample Description:This sample consists of Luo individuals from the Kisumu-Saradidi (Nyanza) area of Kenya and were provided by A.V.S. Hill. Informed consent was obtained.
Number of Chromosomes: 46
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Webster MT, Clegg JB, Harding RM. "Common 5' beta-globin RFLP haplotypes harbour a surprising level of ancestral sequence mosaicism". Hum Genet. 113:123-139. (2003) Online citation.
Sample UID: SA003177S
Sample Description:This sample consists of Luo individuals. The study was carried out according to the Declaration of Helsinki (2000)of the World Medical Association. Informed consent was obtained from all individuals. Ethnicity was assigned based on the submission that parents and grandparents of the volunteers were of the same self-identified ethnic group. The DNA of these samples are stored in the AiBST Biobank of African Populations.
Number of Chromosomes: 60
References:- Matimba A, Del-Favero J, Van Broeckhoven C, Masimirembwa C "Novel variants of major drug-metabolising enzyme genes in diverse African populations and their predicted functional effects". Hum Genomics. 3:169-90. (2009) Online citation.
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