News & Updates

HM2020 postponed

In light of the most recent information related to the evolving COVID-19 situation, growing community concerns, and concerns for the health and well-being of all, HM2020 is postponed to September 9-12, 2020. See also

(posted about 1 year ago)


The scientific program for the Haploid Markers Workshop 2020 is online

Please check out the scientific program with 40 oral presentations and 60 posters at

(posted over 1 year ago)


YHRD Release R62

We are pleased to announce the latest release of the YHRD: Release R62. More than 21,000 haplotypes (about 1400 typed also for Y-SNPs) were added to the database. Please see our Release History for further information on particular submissions.

(posted over 1 year ago)


Updated "Directions for Use" to R61

For our Y-STR workshop during the 28th ISFG Congress at Prague, we’ve updated the “YHRD - Directions for Use” to release R61. We would like to thank Promega to have printed the manual for all workshop participants. If you missed getting a printed copy, you may ask for it at any Promega booth.

(posted over 1 year ago)


XII. Workshop "Haploid Markers 2020" in Budapest, Hungary

The HM2020 website is now open at

(posted over 1 year ago)

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