Sample Name: Ecuadorian Black
Sample UID: SA001946U
Sample Description:This sample consists of healthy unrelated Blacks born and living in Ecuador.
Number of Chromosomes: 208
Relation to Other Samples:
References:- Gonzalez-Andrade F, Sanchez-Q D, Martinez-Jarreta B. "Genetic analysis of the Amerindian Kichwas and Afroamerican descendents populations from Ecuador characterised by 15 STR-PCR polymorphisms". Forensic Sci Int. 160:231-235. (2006) Online citation.
Sample Name: African Ecuadoran
Sample UID: SA003060J
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated, healthy African Ecuadorans from Viche area, Ecuador. All the subjects gave their informed consent for the study.
Number of Chromosomes: 82
References:- Pepe G, Camacho Vanegas O, Giusti B, Brunelli T, Marcucci R, Attanasio M, Rickards O, De Stefano GF, Prisco D, Gensini GF, Abbate R. "Heterogeneity in world distribution of the thermolabile C677T mutation in 5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase". Am J Hum Genet. 63:917-20. (1998) Online citation.
Sample Name: African-Ecuadorians
Sample UID: SA003002F
Sample Description:This sample consists of 53 women of African origin living along the Cayapa River in the Esmeraldas region (North Western Ecuador).
Number of Chromosomes: 106
References:- Scacchi R, Pinto A, Rickards O, Pacella A, De Stefano GF, Cannella C, Corbo RM. "An analysis of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPAR-gamma 2) Pro12Ala polymorphism distribution and prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in world populations in relation to dietary habits". Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 17:632-41. (2007) Online citation.
Sample Name: Ecuadorian
Sample UID: SA002219O
Sample Description:This sample consists of unrelated Ecuadorian individuals from the general population. The individuals who are part of the groups from the Ecuadorian general population were mostly of Mestizo ethnic origin, but they also included individuals from the Amerindian and African ethnic groups.
Number of Chromosomes: 590
References:- Paz-y-Mino C, Morillo SA, Celi AP, Witte T, Muņoz Guijarro MJ, Collantes JC, Leone PE "CCR5delta32, CCR2-64I, and SDF1-3'A polymorphisms related to resistance to HIV-1 infection and disease in the Ecuadorian population". Hum Biol. 77:521-6. (2005) Online citation.
Sample Name: Afro-Ecuadorian
Sample UID: SA004509S
Sample Description:This sample consists of Afro-Ecuadorian individuals. Samples were collected by the Faculty of Medical Sciences of Central University of Ecuador, and by the Laboratory of Human Genetics, Department of Biology and Biotechnology, LSpallanzani, University of Pavia, Italy. Informed Consent was signed by every sample donor, and all samples were anonymised. The study was approved by the ethical committee of the Capital Region of Denmark (H-1-2011-081) and complies with the ethical principles of the 2000 Helsinki Declaration of the 2006 World Medical Association. Samples were only used for research purposes.
Number of Chromosomes: 58
References:- Santangelo R, Gonzales-Andrade F, Borsting C, Torroni A, Pereira V, Morling N. "Analysis of ancestry informative markers in three main ethnic groups from Ecuador supports a trihybrid origin of Ecuadorians". Forensic Sci Int Genet. 31:29-33. (2017) Online citation.
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