Identification and analysis of mtDNA genomes attributed to Finns reveal long-stagnant demographic trends obscured in the total diversity

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Oversti, Sanni; Onkamo, Paivi; Stoljarova, Monika; Budowle, Bruce; Sajantila, Antti; Palo, Jukka U.;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group UK
  • Journal: Scientific Reports,volume 7 (eissn: 2045-2322)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-05673-7, pmc: PMC5522469
  • Subject: GENETIC DIVERSITY | SEQUENCE | 1184 Genetics, developmental biology, physiology | HUMAN MITOCHONDRIAL-DNA | HIGH-THROUGHPUT | TREE | POPULATION HISTORY | REGION | VARIABILITY | HUMANS | Article | SAMPLING SCHEME

In Europe, modern mitochondrial diversity is relatively homogeneous and suggests an ubiquitous rapid population growth since the Neolithic revolution. Similar patterns also have been observed in mitochondrial control region data in Finland, which contrasts with the dist... View more