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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Re: Eu19, HG3 or R1a
Date: Sat, 29 Jan 2005 16:56:53 -0700
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That's reasonable for age of entry into Indian sub-continent, but one
reading of David's post was that that was suggested age of R1a's founding
which seems much too young.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dienekes Pontikos" <>
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Sent: Saturday, January 29, 2005 4:50 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Re: Eu19, HG3 or R1a

--- Ken Nordtvedt <> wrote:

> Are you claiming anyone seriously estimates R1a as
> young as 3500 years ago?

3500 years refers to the time that R1a chromosomes
entered specifically into India, and not to the age of
the common ancestor of all R1a chromosomes of the world.

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