Effective Human Population Size according to Human-specific Alu polymorphisms

Value 17500 Individuals Range: Table - link Individuals
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Hawks J, Hunley K, Lee SH, Wolpoff M. Population bottlenecks and Pleistocene human evolution. Mol Biol Evol. 2000 Jan17(1):2-22.PubMed ID10666702
Primary Source Batzer, M. A. et al., 1992. Amplification dynamics of human-specific (HS) Alu family members. Nucleic Acids Res. 19: 3619–3623. AND Harpending HC et al, Genetic traces of ancient demography. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998 Feb 17 95(4):1961-7 AND Sherry, S. T. 1996. Estimating human effective population sizes with genetic models incorporating demographic fluctuation. Ph.D. dissertation, Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
Entered by Uri M
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