Possible time of origin
Possible place of origin Central Asia
Defining mutations 152 6752 9090 15784 16185 16260
human mitochondrial genetics, Haplogroup Z is a human mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) haplogroup.
Haplogroup Z is believed to have arisen in Central Asia, and is a descendant of
Distribution [ edit ]
Its greatest clade diversity is found in
Korea, northern China, and Central Asia. However, its greatest frequency appears in some peoples of Russia and among the Saami people of northern Scandinavia.
Subclades [ edit ]
This phylogenetic tree of haplogroup Z subclades is based on the paper by Mannis van Oven and Manfred Kayser
Updated comprehensive phylogenetic tree of global human mitochondrial DNA variation and subsequent published research. [1 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b van Oven, Mannis; Manfred Kayser (13 Oct 2008). "Updated comprehensive phylogenetic tree of global human mitochondrial DNA variation". Human Mutation 30 (2): E386–E394. doi: 10.1002/humu.20921. PMID 18853457 . Retrieved . 2009-05-20
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