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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(10): 103-110
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.710.012


Ancestry Informative Markers: Getting a Lot Out of a Little
Supriya Chhotaray1*, Aamir Bashir Wara1, Dhan Pal1, V. Bhanuprakash1, Harshit Kumar1, Snehasmita Panda1, Mitek Tarang1, Subhashree Parida2, Bharat Bhushan1 and Manjit Panigrahi1
1Division of Animal Genetics
2Division of Pharmacology, ICAR- Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly – 234122, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The SNP markers have emerged as essential resources for performing genetic linkage, association, and admixture studies. Both academic and commercial groups are developing large numbers of genome-wide SNP datasets. These databases are utilised for several studies involving both structural and functional genomics. Some studies viz. admixture mapping, population structure identification and quantifying genetic diversity requires a genome-wide small informative panel of relatively evenly spaced markers. These informative markers can distinguish the ancestral origins of chromosomal segments in admixed individuals and can delineate the ancestral origin of a particular population. Thus present study reviews existing methods to select ancestry informative markers and their comparative efficiency in inferring individual ancestry level.


Keywords: Ancestry informative markers, Admixture, SNP
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Supriya Chhotaray, Aamir Bashir Wara, Dhan Pal, V. Bhanuprakash, Harshit Kumar, Snehasmita Panda, Mitek Tarang, Subhashree Parida, Bharat Bhushan and Manjit Panigrahi. 2018. Ancestry Informative Markers: Getting a Lot Out of a Little.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(10): 103-110. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.710.012