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Research Article

Ethnic Related Selection for an ADH Class I Variant within East Asia

  • Hui Li,

    Affiliations: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America, MOE Key Laboratory of Contemporary Anthropology and Center for Evolutionary Biology, School of Life Sciences and Institutes of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

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  • Sheng Gu,

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Xiaoyun Cai,

    Affiliation: MOE Key Laboratory of Contemporary Anthropology and Center for Evolutionary Biology, School of Life Sciences and Institutes of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

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  • William C. Speed,

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Andrew J. Pakstis,

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Efim I. Golub,

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Judith R. Kidd,

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Kenneth K. Kidd mail

    Kenneth.Kidd@Yale.edu

    Affiliation: Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Published: April 02, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0001881

About the Authors

Hui Li, Sheng Gu, William C. Speed, Andrew J. Pakstis, Efim I. Golub, Judith R. Kidd, Kenneth K. Kidd
Lab for Human Polymorphism Studies, Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Hui Li, Xiaoyun Cai
MOE Key Laboratory of Contemporary Anthropology and Center for Evolutionary Biology, School of Life Sciences and Institutes of Biomedical Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Corresponding Author

Email: Kenneth.Kidd@Yale.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KK JK HL SG. Performed the experiments: HL XC. Analyzed the data: HL SG WS AP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: EG. Wrote the paper: KK HL.