APOB 3′ VNTR Polymorphism in Southern African Populations
Inter-ethnic differences in allele frequency distributions of VNTR containing loci exist and should be taken into account when using such systems for forensic purposes. The aim of the present study has been to determine whether significant differences in apoB 3′ VNTR allele frequency distribution are detectable between southern African Negroids and Caucasoids and between subdivisions of these groups.
KeywordsAllele Frequency Distribution Hellinger Distance Forensic Purpose South African Institute VNTR Locus
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