Collection of Genotypic and Ethnographic Information from Individuals of South African Ethnic Groups

Study ID Alternative Stable ID Type
EGAS00001004472 Other

Study Description

The hunter-gatherers and pastoralists of South Africa retain the highest genetic diversity of any population. Genetic determinants of light skin pigmentation, reduced stature etc and other basic biomedical phenotypes are unique to samples with Southern African hunter-gatherer and pastoralist ancestry or retain ancestral haplotypes not found in other populations.

Study Datasets 1 dataset.

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Dataset ID Description Technology Samples
Whole genome sequencing data of 84 Nama individuals with KhoeSan ancestry from southern Africa in phased VCF format. Variants were called/phased as part of the African Genome Resource. The data has been aligned to GRCh37.

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