genetic affinity

genetic affinity

relationship by direct descent.
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There was, in fact, a published article that showed a subset of lineages originally from Pakistan and India to actually have a significantly greater genetic affinity to Arab populations than do their neighbouring populations from India and Pakistan.
A recent study by the institute for example has found that Greek and Turkish Cypriots have more in common than meets the eye, as most of them come from a single paternal gene pool of local origin and have very close genetic affinity.
Cluster analysis supported such a pattern of inter-population genetic affinity.
Given such a background, is it at all improbable for the aggressive Israeli's to surreptitiously infect live hosts in Africa (having genetic affinity with Arab population) with deadly Ebola strains prepared in vitro?
A new genetic study examining genetic affinity in Jewish communities has uncovered evidence of genetic roots among Jews from North Africa that stretch back 2,000 years.
The concordance among the results of the genetic analyses performed clearly indicates that the pups had a closer genetic affinity to coyotes than wolves.
Struck-Schloen compares Jirka to Figaro and gives a provocative social and national analysis of the background to the libretto, not forgetting to emphasize the unique form of this opera in Dvorak's opera output or its genetic affinity with the early operas of Janacek.
The magnitude of an effect of the spring and summer on disease activity is likely affected by factors such as genetic affinity, disease phenotype, and geographic location, which "will have particular implications for multicenter trials that pool data from geographically distant locations," the investigators wrote.
One can suggest in conclusion that the concept of linguistic affinity at least as far as old linguistic stages are concerned, should include both genetic affinity and contact relationship, because basically it is a question of the same phenomenon, but viewed from different angles" (p.
Norton analyzes the efficacy of wrongful pregnancy case law for understanding the legal issues in preserving parental interest in genetic affinity.
The difference: Investigative LEAD(SM) does not need anything but a genetic sample to give investigators a graphical representation of a suspect or victim's genetic affinity to five major populations.
Greek and Turkish Cypriots have more in common than meets the eye, as according to a new DNA study most of them come from a single paternal gene pool of local origin and have very close genetic affinity.
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