Tyrol DNA

Citizen Science Population Project for historical Tyrol (Y-DNAmtDNA, min. ½ autosomal DNA). Modern South Tyrol, Nord Tyrol, Trentino, East Tyrol. The Research using Genetic Genealogy and broader methodology and tools is focusing on

  • Y/mt-DNA Phylogeny and Haplogroups: (pre)genealogical matches, TMRCA (time estimates to common uniparental ancestor) and ancient origin.
  • Autosomal Admixture and DNA origin: modern and ancient relatedness, main goal to find the genetic ancestral populations (Migration period, Roman time, Iron Age and even earlier).

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