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From: Vincent Vizachero <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Fw: For Age Estimates beware of tossing STRs away
Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2009 07:54:33 -0400
I won't speak for anyone else, but I work under no such assumption.
Genetic dating is neither as precise nor as accurate as radiocarbon
dating, and probably never will be.
On Jul 24, 2009, at 7:18 AM, Elizabeth O'Donoghue wrote:
> I agree with your comments, as well as Lynn's, but my hesitation is
> that you
> speak with the assumption that you and those of you who agree, that
> rates and calculations you are using are as foolproof and certain as
> radiocarbon dating and the like.
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