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
Europeans, MixedNorthern Europeans, mixedSA000565Q136

Relation to Other Samples: Subset of sample SA000122F
Estimated heterozygosities for various sites: 
Sample Description: This sample is composed of unrelated males, currently living in Utah, whose Northern European ancestries are traces almost exclusively to Great Britain, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. The blood sample were collected at the University of Utah.
References:
- Jorde LB, Bamshad MJ, Watkins WS, Zenger R, Fraley AE, Krakowiak PA, Carpenter KD, Soodyall H, Jenkins T, Rogers AR. "Origins and affinities of modern humans: a comparison of mitochondrial and nuclear genetic data.". Am. J. Hum. Genet. 57:523-538. (1995) Online citation.

- O'Brien E, Rogers AR, Beesley J, Jorde LB. "Genetic structure of the Utah Mormons: comparison of results based on RFLPs, blood groups, migration matrices,isonymy, and pedigrees". Hum. Biol. 66:743-59. (1994) Online citation.



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