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From: "Julie Frame Falk" <>
Subject: Re: [yDNAhgI] The ice man's y-dna haplogroup
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2011 10:35:56 +1000
< One of the other delegates was working on
the DNA of Otzi and invited her to his lab to see what was happening.
Whilst there, he asked her for a sample of her DNA as he was attempting to
build a database of results. She obliged and thought no more of it. Some
months later she had a phone call from the scientist saying that they had
discovered that she was the nearest living relative of Otzi on their
From: Kenneth Nordtvedt
< I think ice man's mtdna is K >
Just from memory, and I hope I'm not misquoting, but I think that story is in Bryan Sykes's book, The Seven Daughters of Eve.
Oetzi was a K - as am I, so I have an interest in this VERY distant cousin!
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