• genetic
  • Genetic distances are closer between Greeks and Ethiopian/sub-Saharan groups than to any other Mediterranean group and finally Greeks cluster with Ethiopians/sub-Saharans in both neighbour joining dendrograms and correspondence analyses. (historum.com)
  • Mongoloid is the term which anthropologists applied to the ethnic group which migrated to Southeast Asia during the Holocene period and evolved into the Austronesian people (associated with the Haplogroup O1 (Y-DNA) genetic marker), a group of Malayo-Polynesian-speaking people including those from Indonesia, the Philippines, Malaysia, Malagasy, the non-Chinese Taiwan Aboriginals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arnaiz-Villena's research was internationally reported following the publication of a paper on the genetic history of Jews and Palestinians, which he co-authored in the journal Human Immunology in 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the other hand, many scientists reacted to eugenicist claims linking abilities and moral character to racial or genetic ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the success of this identification process is heavily influenced by the ancestry or genetic background of a patient with an idiopathic condition. (frontiersin.org)
  • populations
  • By analogy, the term metapopulation is used in forensic genetics to describe a set of geographically dispersed populations with shared ancestry and continuing geneflow. (wikipedia.org)
  • In countries like USA, Brazil, UK or China which are characterized by strong population substructure national reference databases are often built on basis of a historical concept of ethnic affiliation, e.g. the US population is sub-structured in a Caucasian, African, Hispanic, Asian and Native American populations or UK differentiates English, Afro-Caribbean, Indo-Pakistani and Chinese. (wikipedia.org)
  • state: "Historical contacts-for example, under Alexander the Great or during the ancient Minoan civilization-may provide an explanation for the common ancestry of disease mutations in these ethnically diverse populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • In The History and Geography of Human Genes (Princeton, 1994), Cavalli-Sforza, Menozzi and Piazza grouped Greeks with other European and Mediterranean populations based on 120 loci (view MDS plot). (wikipedia.org)
  • We have found that Sub-Saharan African populations have an Ne that is ∼ 4 times greater than those of non-African populations and that outside of Africa, South Asian populations had the largest Ne. (blogspot.com)
  • The terms used in this manuscript to describe populations are as historically correct as possible and are chosen so as not to offend any population group. (broadinstitute.org)
  • Analysis was performed using over 900 000 genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms in 20 unrelated ancestry-informative marker selected Coloured individuals and made comparisons with historically predicted founder populations. (broadinstitute.org)
  • 2000
  • On the one hand, commentators have frequently described Asian Americans as a "model minority," given their impressive aggregate socio-economic, educational, and technological achievements in comparison to other racial groups (see Humes & McKinnon, 2000). (igi-global.com)
  • Caucasian
  • Indeed, the recent discovery that haplogroup J1*(xP58) is associated with Northeast Caucasian languages, together with the absence or paucity of J1 in most African Afroasiatic speakers suggests to me that the J-P58 Proto-Semites may be the result of the transfer of an African language on a basically West Asian population. (blogspot.com)
  • Cumans
  • Following the Mongol invasion of Hungary in 1246, King Béla IV, invited 40 to 60 thousand Cumans and smaller group of Jazyges back to Hungary to settle in areas of the Great Hungarian Plain depopulated by Mongol invasions that would beceome Kunság and Jazygia. (wikipedia.org)
  • individuals
  • Each national Metapopulation in the YHRD comprises all individuals sampled in a particular country regardless of the ancestry of the individuals. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Metapopulation structure built on basis of "ethnicity/linguistic affiliation" takes to a larger extent the ancestry of sampled individuals into account. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is so because potential pathogenic variants in a patient's genome must be contrasted with variants in a reference set of genomes made up of other individuals' genomes of the same ancestry as the patient. (frontiersin.org)
  • We explored the effect of ignoring the ancestries of both an individual patient and the individuals used to construct reference genomes. (frontiersin.org)
  • The reliability of this comparison directly impacts the ease and ultimate success of a search for a pathogenic variant, and differences in the ancestry of the individuals whose genomes are used in a reference set and the patient's ancestry could influence reliability in pronounced ways. (frontiersin.org)
  • origins
  • Soares 2010 felt in their review of the literature, that the case for South Asian origins is strongest, with the Central Asian origin argued by (Wells 2001) being also worthy of consideration. (wikipedia.org)
  • differences
  • The first test showing differences in IQ test results between different population groups in the US was the tests of United States Army recruits in World War I. In the 1920s groups of eugenics lobbyists argued that this demonstrated that African-Americans and certain immigrant groups were of inferior intellect to Anglo-Saxon whites due to innate biological differences, using this as an argument for policies of racial segregation. (wikipedia.org)
  • linguistic
  • Currently the YHRD database recognizes four separate "metapopulation" structures: national, continental, linguistic/ethnic and phylogenetic affiliation with several categories within. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ancestry" is a term collating historical, cultural, geographical and linguistic categories. (wikipedia.org)
  • race
  • The Yup'ik had the greatest number of people who identified with one tribal grouping and no other race (29,000). (wikipedia.org)
  • Arab
  • Smaller Jewish , Native , Arab , Asian , Gypsy , and African communities contribute to the melting pot. (wikipedia.org)
  • South Asian
  • In less formal contexts, the term Asian often does not include South Asian people. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recent decades, a large number of people have come to Canada from India and other South Asian countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asian Canadian students, in particular those of East Asian or South Asian background, make up the majority of students at several Canadian universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk of self-harm in young South Asian people varied between cities. (ox.ac.uk)
  • people
  • Asian people or Asiatic people are people who descend from a portion of Asia's population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Coast people] Dena'ina Athabaskan: Dutna Upper Kuskokwim Athabaskan: Dodina sg Dodinayu pl The common ancestors of the Eskimo and the Aleut (as well as various Paleo-Siberian groups) are believed by archaeologists to have their origin in eastern Siberia. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • A third-generation Chinese American with paternal ancestry from Jilong village, Taishan, Guangdong, China, Locke is the second of five children of James Locke, who served as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Fifth Armored Division during World War II. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asian American Perspectives on Education and Technology. (igi-global.com)
  • Japanese
  • Much like the nationwide panic and rage that followed the attacks on September 11, 2001, the post-Pearl Harbor hysteria resulted in Executive Order 9066, which empowered the federal government to arrest 120,000 mainly Americans of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast and imprison them in stark and dreary "relocation camps," even though this was clearly unconstitutional. (fuller.edu)
  • On February 19, 1942, during World War II, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed U.S. Executive Order 9066 authorizing the Secretary of War to prescribe one-third of the continental United States as "military zones"-an order that paved the way for the relocation of Japanese Americans to internment camps. (fuller.edu)
  • whites
  • This study examined possible disparities in the prevalence of arthritis by age, sex, and severity comparing NHPI, Whites, and Asians. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • 31 , 35 Non-Hispanic Blacks, Hispanics, and multiracial groups have been shown to have higher arthritis-attributable activity, and work limitations and more severe joint pain than non-Hispanic Whites with arthritis. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • similar
  • They were the ancestors of such tribes of the Philippines as the Aeta, Agta, Ayta, Ati, Dumagat and other similar groups. (wikipedia.org)
  • English
  • METHOD: A population-based self-harm cohort presenting to five emergency departments in three English cities during 2001 to 2006. (ox.ac.uk)