[funsec] How DNA may tell police the surname of the criminal

Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu Valdis.Kletnieks at vt.edu
Wed Feb 22 21:34:27 CST 2006


On Wed, 22 Feb 2006 15:35:14 PST, Gary Funck said:
> The technique relies on research carried out by University of Leicester
> scientists into how Y chromosomes have spread through the British
> population. They analysed these chromosomes in 150 pairs of men with the
> same surname and found that, in a quarter of cases, the pair had matching Y
> chromosomes.

If your family tree don't branch, you might be a redne^H^H^H^HBrit.. :)
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