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Y-chromosome STR haplotypes in a southwest Spain population sample.

Gamero JJ, Romero JL, Gonzalez JL, Carvalho M, Anjos MJ, Real FC, Vide MC.

Department of Legal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cadiz, Fragela s/n, Cadiz 11003, Spain. joaquin.gamero@uca.es

The Y-chromosome polymorphism of eight STRs (DYS19, DYS389I, DYS389II, DYS390, DYS391, DYS392; DYS393, DYS385) were studied in 111 unrelated individuals from the population of southwest Spain. The most common haplotype was shared by 3.6% of the sample, while 99 haplotypes were unique. The gene diversity was 0.9977.