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Relation to Other Samples:
Estimated heterozygosities for various sites:
Sample Description: This sample consists of healthy, unrelated Quechua-speaking males who were born and are residents of the Tayacaja province. They belong mainly to farming communities that were settled in the region before the arrival of the Spaniards. The participants parents are also native to the Tayacaja province. The Tayacaja province is located in the Peruvian Central Andes in South America.
- Luiselli D, Simoni L, Tarazona-Santos E, Pastor S, Pettener D. "Genetic structure of Quechua-speakers of the Central Andes and geographic patterns of gene frequencies in South Amerindian populations". Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 113:5-17. (2000) Online citation.
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Originally prototyped by Michael Osier with the aid of Kei Cheung
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