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dc.contributor.authorHopkins, Catherineen_US
dc.contributor.authorTaylor, Duncan Aen_US
dc.contributor.authorHill, Kellyen_US
dc.contributor.authorHenry, Julianneen_US
dc.date.accessioned2019-04-25T23:46:02Z
dc.date.available2019-04-25T23:46:02Z
dc.date.issued2019-03-23
dc.identifier.citationHopkins, C., Taylor, D., Hill, K., & Henry, J. (2019). Analysis of the South Australian Aboriginal population using the Global AIMs Nano ancestry test. Forensic Science International: Genetics, 41, 34–41. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.03.020en_US
dc.identifier.issn1872-4973
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2328/39142
dc.description© 2019 Elsevier B.V. This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/en_US
dc.description.abstractWe investigate the ability of the 31 SNP loci in the Global AIMs Nano set to distinguish self-declared Australian Aboriginal individuals from European, Oceanic, African, Native American and East Asian populations. Human evolution suggests that Australian Aboriginal individuals came to Australia approximately 50 000 years ago, during the time it made up part of Sahul. Since then the colonisation of Australia by Europeans has meant significant admixture within the Australian Aboriginal population. These two events present themselves in our study with the Aboriginal population creating a continuous genetic cline between the Oceanic and European groups. We also assigned the Aboriginal individuals into their traditional regional groups to determine whether there was any ability to distinguish these from each other. We found similar results to studies using other markers, namely that the more remote regions (that have been less affected by admixture) diverged from the rest. Overall, we found the ability of the GNano system to differentiate self-declared Australian Aboriginal individuals was reasonable but had limitations that need to be recognised if these assignments are applied to unknown individuals.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherElsevieren_US
dc.rights© 2019 Elsevier B.V.en_US
dc.subjectGlobal AIMs Nanoen_US
dc.subjectAustralian Aboriginalen_US
dc.subjectSNP profileen_US
dc.subjectAncestry informative markersen_US
dc.titleAnalysis of the South Australian Aboriginal population using the Global AIMs Nano ancestry testen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.identifier.doihttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2019.03.020en_US
dc.rights.holderElsevier B.V.en_US
dc.rights.licenseCC-BY-NC-ND
local.contributor.authorOrcidLookupHopkins, Catherine: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7372-1728en_US
local.contributor.authorOrcidLookupTaylor, Duncan A: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0633-7424en_US


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