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
PolynesiansEaster IslandSA004512M60

Relation to Other Samples: 
Estimated heterozygosities for various sites: 
Sample Description: This sample consists of individuals from Easter Island. this sample was obtained by George Washington University (GWU). Written informed consent was obtained from donors regarding the use of samples for the characterisation of population variation. Easter Island is one of the Islands of the Polynesian Triangle in the region of the Pacific Ocean.
- Santos C, Phillips C, Fondevila M, Daniel R, van Oorschot RAH, Burchard EG, Schanfield MS, Souto L, Uacyisrael J, Via M, Carracedo Á, Lareu MV "Pacifiplex: an ancestry-informative SNP panel centred on Australia and the Pacific region". Forensic Sci Int Genet. 20:71-80. (2016) Online citation.

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