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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] King Tutankhamun's Y-DNA haplogroup
Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2010 14:01:41 -0700
References: <e2f96c1b1002162359wadc0e63g43b540cd6a27e3ed@mail.gmail.com><00ac01caafe3$a50a67c0$5e82af48@Ken1><e2f96c1b1002170744u736af204k173bacc4d6dac11b@mail.gmail.com><00ed01caafe9$47233190$5e82af48@Ken1><SNT115-W2F6C593367A764A39C1D1CC480@phx.gbl><002901cab00f$969b7950$5e82af48@Ken1><e2f96c1b1002171241u2dfd0351ree57cf5310565f36@mail.gmail.com>


Some sleuth should be able to stop the video and read off more of the
haplotype?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Robert Tarín" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 1:41 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] King Tutankhamun's Y-DNA haplogroup


> If one examines some of the screen shots in this video you can almost
> decipher some of the markers and the values. I am pretty sure that I
> deciphered another marker as 458=16 but I could be wrong. Here is the link
> to the video clip:
> http://dsc.discovery.com/videos/king-tut-unwrapped-king-tuts-paternal-line.html
>
> Robert
>
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 2:27 PM, Ken Nordtvedt
> <>wrote:
>
>> I'm not pushing haplogroup I on Tut. Someone asked a question originally
>> about the two STRs suggesting R1b or R1a, and then another brought I into
>> the discussion. The only suggestion I have is use those two STR results
>> to
>> eliminate haplogroup candidates. It certainly does not point to a
>> specific
>> haplogroup.
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Steven Bird" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 1:22 PM
>> Subject: Re: [DNA] King Tutankhamun's Y-DNA haplogroup
>>
>>
>>
>> We ought to keep the time frame in mind. 3 kya in genetic terms is not
>> so
>> long ago. What is the likely geographic distribution of I in 1000 BCE,
>> well
>> within the period of historical records? How many hap I Egyptians are
>> there
>> today? In three thousand years, would it change that radically? If so,
>> why?
>>
>>
>>
>> Steve
>>
>
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