Monthly Archives: March 2015

K12b analysis of prehistoric and modern genomes

Below is an admixture plot based on K12b calculator results for 2,071 prehistoric and modern genomes. The correspondences between the colors and the K12b components are as follows:       North European       Atlantic-Med       Southwest Asian       Gedrosia       Caucasus

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Phenotype SNPs from prehistoric Europe

Below are derived allele counts and total numbers of reads for SNPs that have a large effect on phenotype for the 69 newly available genomes from prehistoric Europe. Nonzero derived allele counts are in bold. Note that small derived allele

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Analyses of an Urnfield genome

Below are the results of analyses of the sample I0099 from the late Bronze Age Urnfield culture in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The sample is dated to 1113–1021 BC. I0099 belonged to Y haplogroup R1a1a1b1a2-Z280 and mitochondrial haplogroup H23. Like the R1a1a1-M417*

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Analyses of a Unetice genome

Below are the results of analyses of the sample I0114 from the Unetice culture in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The sample is dated to 2131–1979 BC. I0114 belonged to Y haplogroup I2a2 and mitochondrial haplogroup I3a. I0114 had a significant amount of

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Analyses of an early Neolithic genome from Spain

Below are the results of analyses of the sample I0410 from the early Neolithic Epicardial culture, found at the Pyrenean cave site of Els Trocs in Spain. The sample is dated to 5178–5066 BC. I0410 belonged to Y haplogroup R1b1*(xR1b1a1,

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Two pigmentation SNPs from prehistoric Europe

Below are the genotypes for the SNP rs1042602 in the gene TYR for prehistoric European samples. The derived A allele of this SNP is associated with light skin and an absence of freckles. As the graph here shows, the derived

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Analyses of a Bell Beaker genome

Below are the results of analyses of the sample I0806 from the Bell Beaker culture in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The sample is dated to 2296–2206 BC. I0806 belonged to Y haplogroup R1b1a2a1a2-P312 and mitochondrial haplogroup H1. I0806 had large amounts of

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