Research Article

Discovery of Western European R1b1a2 Y Chromosome Variants in 1000 Genomes Project Data: An Online Community Approach

  • Richard A. Rocca mail,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Saddle Brook, New Jersey, United States of America

  • Gregory Magoon,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Manchester, Connecticut, United States of America

  • David F. Reynolds,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Portland, Oregon, United States of America

  • Thomas Krahn,

    Affiliation: FamilyTreeDNA Genomics Research Center, Houston, Texas, United States of America

  • Vincent O. Tilroe,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  • Peter M. Op den Velde Boots,

    Affiliation: Independent Researcher, Amsterdam, North Holland, The Netherlands

  • Andrew J. Grierson

    Affiliation: Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

  • Published: July 24, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0041634

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 01 Apr 2013 at 18:39 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Dienekes' Anthropology Blog
Title: “R1b1a2 variants in 1000G data”

Publication: Press Release
Title: “Citizen science helps unlock European genetic heritage”

Title: “Online sleuths unlock Europe's genetic history”

Publication: For what they were we are
Title: “Amateur revision of the R1b1a2a1a1 (L11) phylogeny suggests Northern origins (?)”

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