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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Ysearch including DYS 389-1,2 & YCA IIa,b
Date: Thu, 4 Mar 2010 13:31:05 -0700
References: <4B901466.25728.2DE42D96@David.Stedman.EiziE.Net>


Did you check CDY or 459?

----- Original Message -----
From: "David Stedman" <>

> Whilst struggling with a Ysearch problem recently I found that in order to
> search
> against either 389-1 and 389-2 both values have to be entered. The same
> thing
> applies for YCA IIa & YCA IIb.
>
> One aspect of this is these values can be used as wild cards in order to
> pad out
> searches for clads in place of modal values for slow mutating loci. If a
> value for 389-
> 1 is used without 389-2 Ysearch will return results for all values of
> 389-1
>
> If anybody can explain this behaviour I would be interested to know,
> likewise if any
> other loci are treated in this fashion.



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