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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Question on DYS19/394 marker standard
Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2010 09:35:50 -0500
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Hello Ludvic,

If your friend extracted his data from SMGF using the "Family Tree DNA" Lab
Standard, then the data have already been converted, so he shouldn't convert
them, again.

Diana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of
> Sent: Monday, March 01, 2010 4:48 AM
> To:
> Subject: [DNA] Question on DYS19/394 marker standard
>
> Dear List.
>
> A friend of mine was tested by SMGF. He has not any other
> laboratory test. Before he creates his account on Ysearch,
> he 'discovered' he had to modify his DYS19/394 value by "-1".
>
> An Ysearch conversion page
> <http://www.ysearch.org/conversion_page.asp>;
> says:
> <cite>
> "Sorensen Molecular Genealogy Foundation (SMGF)
> ^ :-)
> DYS 19/394: Substract 1 from the value reported by SMGF
> before entering it into Ysearch."
> </cite>
>
> He wrote an email to Ysearch and got the same answer.
>
>
> I am puzzled because I have been tested at three labs (NIST
> standard) and
> all of them have the SAME value for my DYS19/394 and this
> value MATCHES
> the Sorenson's result for my DYS19/394.
>
> Sorenson Database Conversion Page
> <http://www.smgf.org/ychromosome/marker_standards.jspx>;
> says the same:
> DYS19(ISFG) = DYS19(NIST) = DYS19(FTDNA).
>
>
> Any clue, please?
>
>
> Ludvik Urban, Prague
>
>
>


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