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Genetic
Genealogy

April

01
Saturday
10:30PM - 11:30PM

Of Matches and Markers: DNA Tests and Your Family Tree

Presenter: Kathryn Johnston, MD


What makes autosomes so awesome? your grandparents' DNA clusters so grand? Dad’s Y-DNA so directional? Mom's mtDNA so matriarchal? Brother's DNA panel so broad and beneficial? Sister's X segments in common so special? In this presentation, we will examine what each type of DNA has to offer. Learn about STRs, SNPs, cMs, recombination, DNA clusters and more. Hear some success stories, too.

Level:
Intermediate, Advanced
Topic:
DNA - Autosomal, DNA - X Chromosome, DNA - Y Chromosome