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Subject: Re: [DNA] Are these SNP's tested by deCodeMe ?
Date: Sun, 6 Jan 2008 06:39:34 EST

In a message dated 1/6/2008 3:21:44 AM Pacific Standard Time,

> Chr1:554327..560167 corresponds to the "Herrnstadt" NUMT
> and there are 32 SNP's; see the list below.
> The reference for Herrnstadt's original paper is:
> Herrnstadt C,
> A Novel Mitochondrial DNA-like Sequence in the Human Nuclear Genome.
> Genomics. 1999 Aug 15;60(1):67-77.
> I haven't looked to see if any of the SNPs are included in the set of SNPs
> tested by deCodeMe - but no doubt someone will be able to tell me
> if they are.

The only one is rs2185539, found on the Human1m set used by deCODEme, but not
the 550K set used by 23andMe.


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