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Title: DNA: The Strand that Connects Us All

Learn how the methods and discoveries of human population genetics are applied for personal genealogical reconstruction and anthropological testing. Dr. Kaplan starts with a short general review of humore »man genetics and the biology behind this form of DNA testing. He looks at how DNA testing is performed and how samples are processed in the University of Arizona laboratory. He also examines examples of personal genealogical results from Family Tree DNA and personal anthropological results from the Genographic Project. Finally, he describes the newest project in the UA laboratory, the DNA Shoah Project.« less
Title: DNA: The Strand that Connects Us All
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Publication Date: 2011-03-29
OSTI Identifier: 1068714
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Jefferson Lab Science Series, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility, Newport News, Virginia, 2011
Research Org: Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (TJNAF), Newport News, VA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 59 BASIC BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES ; DNA ; DNA TESTING ; GENEALOGY ; GENOGRAPHIC PROJECT
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:02:12
System Entry Date: 2018-04-26