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From: Jim Bartlett <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] NPE rate
Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2011 20:37:01 -0400
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Lisa

The ISOGG version is much better...

Jim - Sent from my iPhone - FaceTime!

On Mar 17, 2011, at 7:47 PM, Wilcox Lisa <> wrote:

>> From isogg.org:
> Non-paternity event: (NPE) is a term in genetic genealogy and clinical genetics to describe the case where the biological father of a child is someone other than who it is presumed to be.
>
> Lisa

>> On Mar 17, 2011, at 5:25 PM, Wilcox Lisa <> wrote:
>>
>>> A.J.--
>>>
>>> On Mar 17, 2011, at 9:34 AM, A. J. Levin wrote:
>>>
>>>> Is this an "NPE rate" or an aggregate NPE/bad-genealogy rate?
>>>
>>> Doesn't matter. In the context of a surname project, it just means "people whose matches (or lack thereof) are unexpected."
>>>
>>>
>>> Lisa
>>>
>>


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