Y-chromosomal STR haplotypes in Sicily

C. Robino, S. Inturri, S. Gino, C. Torre, C. Di Gaetano, F. Crobu, V. Romano, G. Matullo, A. Piazza

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Eight Y-chromosomal short tandem repeats (STRs) - DYS19, DYS389-I, DYS389-II, DYS390, DYS391, DYS392, DYS393 and DYS385 - were typed in a population sample (n = 255) of unrelated Sicilian males from nine different towns on the main island and from the island of Pantelleria.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)235-240
Number of pages6
JournalForensic Science International
Issue number2-3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2 2006


  • Haplotype
  • Short tandem repeats
  • Sicily
  • Y-chromosome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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    Robino, C., Inturri, S., Gino, S., Torre, C., Di Gaetano, C., Crobu, F., Romano, V., Matullo, G., & Piazza, A. (2006). Y-chromosomal STR haplotypes in Sicily. Forensic Science International, 159(2-3), 235-240. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2005.05.015