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From: (John Chandler)
Subject: Re: [DNA] What shall R1b1c call themselves now?
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2008 23:11:48 -0400
In-Reply-To: <48DB9EC4.firstname.lastname@example.org> (email@example.com)
> In your experience though and in comparing to the Chandler mutation
> rates, 25 years per generation seems right?
Anatole has already responded that both 25 and 30 years seem about
right. That may seem strange if you think it has to be just one
or the other. However, you have to remember that Anatole's
mutation rate benchmark is just one surname cluster, and it carries
a statistical uncertainty of 50%. See my previous comment on this