• Indians
  • In parts of anglophone Africa, especially East Africa and in parts of the Caribbean, the term "Asian" is more commonly associated with people of South Asian origin, particularly Indians, Pakistanis, Bangladeshis and Sri Lankans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to the high number of Indians in South Africa, in official documentation the designation "Indian" is used to refer to both South- and East-Asians. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is also a distinct Konkani-speaking Catholic community who call themselves East Indians and reside in Mumbai and who were under Portuguese rule prior to Bombay being handed to the British in 1661. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luso-Indians and Luso-Goans are people who have mixed varied Asian, Indian subcontinent and Portuguese ancestry and are either citizens of India, Pakistan or Bangladesh today. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa
  • Global analyses including samples from Eurasia, Africa, and Australia dating roughly to the same chronological periods as those of the Jomon samples, indicate that the Jomon cranial series share part of their ancestral gene pool with early northeastern Asians. (blogspot.com)
  • In South Africa the term Asian is used in the pan-continental sense. (wikipedia.org)
  • This NW component is also found at similar apportions among the Hema of East R.D. Congo (where it should have arrived from North Africa or West Asia, I guess). (blogspot.com)
  • Luso-Asians arrived at ports in Europe, North America, Brazil and the Atlantic coasts of Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • The "recent African origin" paradigm suggests that the anatomically modern humans outside of Africa descend from a population of Homo sapiens migrating from East Africa after roughly 70,000 years ago and spread along the southern coast of Asia and to Oceania before 50,000 years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 3 and 2 million years ago, Homo erectus spread throughout East Africa and to Southern Africa (Telanthropus capensis), but not yet to West Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • H. heidelbergensis in its turn spreads across East Africa (H. rhodesiensis) and to Eurasia, where it gives rise to Neanderthals and Denisovans. (wikipedia.org)
  • Homo sapiens (anatomically modern humans) are assumed to have emerged around 300,000 years ago, most likely in East Africa (Great Rift Valley). (wikipedia.org)
  • Admixture
  • And, there were probably older, pre-Neolithic, episodes of admixture, as well, when different groups of modern humans expanded across the globa and mixed with older groups of modern humans, or, as it seems increasingly likely, with archaic humans as well. (blogspot.com)
  • Analysis using a Bayesian clustering algorithm (STRUCTURE) showed grouping of individuals with similar ethnic identity without any identifier other than the AIMs genotyping and showed admixture proportions that clearly distinguished different individuals of mixed ancestry. (blogspot.com)
  • ethnicity
  • Luso-Asians (Portuguese: luso-asiáticos) are those people by ethnicity based primarily in Asia who come under the cultural and multi-ethnic sway of the Portuguese Empire and retain aspects of the Portuguese language, Roman Catholic faith, and cultural practices, including internal and external architecture of Houses, art, and cuisine that reflect this contact. (wikipedia.org)
  • algorithm
  • 2002) indicating that analysis of population structure using a non-hierarchical clustering algorithm can separate population groups based on DNA polymorphisms. (blogspot.com)
  • Neolithic
  • The people associated with the Jomon culture, the Neolithic inhabitants of Japan, are one of the key groups in the population history of East Asia, because they retain many archaic characters that may be traced back to Eurasian Upper Palaeolithic hunter-gatherers. (blogspot.com)
  • Southeast Asia
  • citation needed] The most commonly used definition of Asian American is the US Census Bureau definition, which includes all people with origins in the Far East, Southeast Asia, and the Indian subcontinent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Neanderthals spread across the Near East and Europe, while Denisovans appear to have spread across Central and East Asia and to Southeast Asia and Oceania. (wikipedia.org)
  • peoples
  • For example, since the removal of restrictive "national origins" quotas in 1965, the Asian-American population has diversified greatly to include more of the peoples with ancestry from various parts of Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular, two groups exhibit large concentrations of the Q-M242 mutation, the Ket (93.8%) and the Selkup (66.4%) peoples. (wikipedia.org)
  • continent
  • Asian Canadians refers to Canadians who can trace their ancestry back to the continent of Asia or Asian people. (wikipedia.org)
  • The European continent exploration of the Asian continent after the arrival of D. Vasco Da Gama during the Age of Discovery in the Indian Ocean around 1498, was followed by the establishments of coastal trading bases called feitorias (factories) and forts. (wikipedia.org)
  • findings
  • In addition, the findings were not sensitive to exclusion of random groups of individuals, nor inclusion of large numbers of individuals from admixed groups. (blogspot.com)
  • cluster
  • Southeast Asians (Iban, Cambodians, and Vietnamese) have ∼10% membership in the inferred Indian cluster, and the African Hema cluster shares ∼15% membership with the inferred European cluster. (blogspot.com)
  • However, at k = 5 or greater, the STRUCTURE analysis shows the presence of a new cluster (here designated cluster 5) in the South Asian subjects (Fig. 2b, c). (blogspot.com)
  • India
  • In recent decades, a large number of people have come to Canada from India and other South Asian countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The English East India Company employed Luso-Asians who they called Lascars in their very first voyages from London at the beginning of the seventeenth century, and by the eighteenth century, Lascars were common on British East India Company ships in the Atlantic. (wikipedia.org)
  • migration
  • I asked this before: wouldn't this contradict a coastal migration for NE Asians, and be more in line with one either west of the Himalayas, or perhaps Myanmar/adjacent China? (blogspot.com)
  • immigrant
  • One example is immigrant East Indian laborer Francisco Kashu Alimama who remained in Moka after the death of his last living relative. (wikipedia.org)
  • similar
  • Linguists and biologists have reached a similar conclusion based on analysis of Amerindian language groups and ABO blood group system distributions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asia
  • A variety of definitions and geographical data are presented by organizations and individuals for classifying the ethnic groups in Asia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Others used a more overtly racist argument for limiting immigration from East Asia, and expressed concern about the integrity of American racial composition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luso-Asians traded and influenced each other within Asia as well as with Portugal and other parts of Catholic Europe, especially Spain and Italy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The movement of Asian wives, Asian and European servants, and African slaves across the Portuguese Empire distributed Luso-Asian recipes throughout Asia and beyond. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • Even something thought to be so ubiquitous as skin color works only in a limited way as dark or light skin tells us only about a human's amount of ancestry relative to the equator, not anything about the specific population or part of the planet they might be descended from. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Respondents can also report their specific ancestry, e.g. (wikipedia.org)
  • Overall, the study demonstrates that AIMs can provide a useful adjunct to forensic medicine, pharmacogenomics and disease studies in which major ancestry or ethnic affiliation might be linked to specific outcomes. (blogspot.com)
  • Issues specific to this group include having no documentation of their births, since not having been born in the local hospital spared their lives. (wikipedia.org)
  • analysis
  • Genome-wide association analysis in East Asians identifies breast cancer susceptibility loci at 1q32.1, 5q14.3 and 15q26.1. (nih.gov)
  • origins
  • After immigration laws were reformed during the 1940s-60s, abolishing national origins quotas, Asian immigration increased rapidly. (wikipedia.org)
  • particular
  • Earlier Census forms from 1980 and prior listed particular Asian ancestries as separate groups along with White and Black or Negro. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1990 Census, Asian or Pacific Islander (API) was included as an explicit category, although respondents had to select one particular ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular, upper-caste individuals from Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh form one defined group, lower-caste individuals from these two states form another, and the tribal Irula samples form a third. (blogspot.com)
  • respectively
  • P=4.25×10(-8)).We replicated these associations in 16,003 cases and 41,335 controls of European ancestry (P=0.030, 0.004 and 0.010, respectively).Data from the ENCODE Project suggest that variants rs4951011 and rs10474352 might be located in an enhancer region and transcription factor binding sites, respectively. (nih.gov)
  • We replicated these associations in 16,003 cases and 41,335 controls of European ancestry (P=0.030, 0.004 and 0.010, respectively). (nih.gov)
  • often
  • Often referred by the Canadian media as "model minorities", Asian Canadians are among the educated and socioeconomically affluent groups in Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Edwards (2003) claims, "It is not true, as Nature claimed, that 'two random individuals from any one group are almost as different as any two random individuals from the entire world'" and Risch et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • describe
  • The Portuguese coined the term Lascarim from the Arab-Persian Lashkari to describe any crew from East of the Cape of Good Hope. (wikipedia.org)