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
FrenchFrenchSA000686U144

Relation to Other Samples: Superset of sample SA000544N
Estimated heterozygosities for various sites: 
Sample Description: This sample consists of French Caucasions. The sample was collected from different regions of France including Strasbourg, Grenoble, Marseille, Lille, Nantes, and Paris.
References:
- Monson KL, Moisan J-P, Pascal O, McSween M, Aubert D, Guisti A, Budowle B, Lavergne L. "Description and analysis of allele distribution for four VNTR markers in French and French Canadian populations". Hum Hered 45:135-143. (1995) Online citation.

- Romualdi C, Balding D, Nasidze IS, Risch G, Robichaux M, Sherry ST, Stoneking M, Batzer MA, Barbujani G. "Patterns of human diversity, within and among continents, inferred from Biallilic DNA polymorphisms". Genome Res 12:602-612. (2002) Online citation.

- Stoneking M, Fontius JJ, Clifford SL, Soodyall H, Arcot SS, Saha N, Jenkins T, Tahir MA, Deininger PL, Batzer MA. "Alu insertion polymorphisms and human evolution: evidence for a larger population size in Africa ". Genome Res 7:1061-71. (1997) Online citation.



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