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From: Robert Stafford <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Mutation Rate, current views?
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2005 08:51:45 -0700 (PDT)
In-Reply-To: <42DD1239.6040102@scs.uiuc.edu>


Doug,

What kind of rates are your getting for 607, 570, 576 and CDYab? Assuming the common 32 have a rate of .0025, it appears that FTDNA's unique 5 would have to average .0116 to get the overall average you have.

Bob Stafford

Doug McDonald <> wrote:
I would suggest .0025 and .0036 for the 1-25 and 1-37 panels.
At any rate, the FTDNA numbers are far too high. Chandler suggests
a factor of two. We disagree on that exact number.



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