New genetic evidence supports isolation and drift in the Ladin communities of the South Tyrolean Alps but not an ancient origin in the Middle East

Mark G Thomas, Ian Barnes, Michael E Weale, Abigail L Jones, Peter Forster, Neil Bradman, Peter P Pramstaller

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)124-34
Number of pages11
JournalEuropean Journal of Human Genetics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2008


  • Bayes Theorem
  • Chromosomes, Human, Y
  • DNA, Mitochondrial
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Gene Flow
  • Genetic Drift
  • Genetic Variation
  • Genetics, Population
  • Haplotypes
  • History, Ancient
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Language
  • Male
  • Middle East
  • Models, Genetic
  • Population Density
  • Population Growth
  • Switzerland

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