ALFRED: allele frequency database
      The ALlele FREquency Database   
ALFRED is a resource of gene frequency data on human populations
supported by the Yale Center for Medical Informatics.

Sample Information:

Population NameSample NameALFRED UIDNumber of Chromosomes
CanarianEl HierroSA001004F80

Relation to Other Samples: 
Estimated heterozygosities for various sites: 
Sample Description: This sample consists of unrelated healthy donors from the island of El Hierro which is part of the Canary Island chain (off the northwestern coast of Africa). All donors had at least two generations of Canarian ancestors. Informed consent was obtained from all participants.
- Maca-Meyer N,Villar J,Perez-mendez,Cabrera de leon and Flores "A tale of Aborigines,Conquerors and slaves:Alu Insertion Polymorphisms and the peopling of canary islands". Ann Hum Genet. 68:600-605. (2004) Online citation.

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