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The Family Tree guide to DNA testing and genetic genealogy / Blaine T. Bettinger
BOOK | Family Tree Books | [2019], c2019. | Second edition.
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Second edition.
Descript.
271 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
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Note
"Expanded & updated!"--Cover.
Bibliog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Genetic genealogy basics -- Common misconceptions -- Ethics and genetic genealogy -- Autosomal-DNS (atDNA) testing -- Y-chromosomal (Y-DNA) testing -- Mitochondrial (mtDNA) testing -- X-chromosomal (X-DNA) testing -- Third-party autosomal-DNA tools -- Ethnicity estimates -- Analyzing complex questions with DNA -- Genetic testing for adoption and other brick walls -- The future of genetic genealogy.
Summary
"Discover the answers to your family history mysteries using the most-cutting edge tool available to genealogists. This plain-English guide, newly revised and expanded, is a one-stop resource on genetic genealogy for family historians. Inside, you'll learn what DNA tests are available, with up-to-date pros and cons of the major testing companies (including AncestryDNA) and advice on choosing the right test to answer your specific questions. For those who've already taken DNA tests, this guide will demystify and explain how to interpret DNA test results, including how to understand ethnicity estimates and haplogroup designations, navigate suggested cousin matches, and use third-party tools like GEDmatch to further analyze data."--Amazon.
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Title
Guide to DNA testing and genetic genealogy
DNA testing and genetic genealogy
ISBN/ISSN
9781440300578 (paperback)
1440300577 (paperback)
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