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From: "Dienekes Pontikos" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] What shall R1b1c call themselves now?
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2008 02:29:37 +0300
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On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 2:22 AM, Vincent Vizachero
<> wrote:
> ASD does not _necessarily_ "account for" bottlenecks, but it can be
> used in special cases without being affected by them. Those special
> cases include interclade TMRCA estimates of the sort that Ken, in
> particular, has advocated. Dienekes has worked through this, as
> have others.

The expected value of the ASD-based interclade age estimate is not
affected by bottlenecks, but the uncertainty about this estimate is.


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