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dc.creatorFERREIRA, Francileide Lisboa-
dc.creatorMESQUITA, Emygdia Rosa Leal-
dc.creatorSANTOS, Sidney Emanuel Batista dos-
dc.creatorSANTOS, Ândrea Kely Campos Ribeiro dos-
dc.identifier.citationFERREIRA, Francileide Lisboa et al. Genetic characterization of the population of São Luís, MA, Brazil. Genetics and Molecular Biology. São Paulo, v. 28, n. 1, p. 22-31, mar. 2005. Disponível em: <>. Acesso em: 01 fev. 2013. <>.pt_BR
dc.description.abstractFive loci (vWA1, F13A1, D12S67, Apo-B and D1S80) were investigated by polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis followed by silver staining in a sample of 177 individuals from the population of São Luís, State of Maranhão, Brazil. A total of 70 different alleles were identified. A statistically significant deviation from the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium was observed in a single locus (F13A1, p = 0.0075). The average heterozygosity (H) was estimated at 77.7%, the mean number of alleles per locus as 14. The PD (capacity of genotype differentiation at each locus) ranged from 88.9% (vWA1) to 96.7% (F13A1). The combined PE (power of exclusion) of these five loci was 99.8%. In terms of racial admixture (42% European, 39% Indian, and 19% African Black ancestry), São Luís presented an estimate similar to Belém, another trihybrid Amazonian population.pt_BR
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dc.subjectPolimorfismo genéticopt_BR
dc.subjectMistura interétnicapt_BR
dc.subjectSão Luis - MApt_BR
dc.subjectMaranhão - Estadopt_BR
dc.subjectAmazônia brasileirapt_BR
dc.titleGenetic characterization of the population of São Luís, MA, Brazilpt_BR
dc.typeArtigo de Periódico-
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