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From: "William Hurst" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Genographic Testing Results
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2005 19:03:32 -0400
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Decatur wrote:

> Having been assigned M343 (with no apparent testing) it appears that some
> haplotypes are reported R1b M343 when they are added for $15 to the
> Genographic
> project.

M343 is the defining marker for R1b. If FTDNA has already estimated that you
are an R1b, that's what goes to the Genographic Project. I have been
SNP-tested positive for P25 by FTDNA; that's now the defining marker for
R1b1. But when they transferred my results to the Genographic Project, it
shows up as R1b and M343. That's the Project's decision.

Bill Hurst

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