News & Updates

Updated Y-SNP tree

We just updated the Y-SNP tree according to Phylotree Y. Please check the phylotree website for relevant updates of the tree.

(posted over 2 years ago)



Please read the instructions how to initiate a research project. Access to data and objection against data release is now regulated.

(posted almost 3 years ago)


New feature: Projects

Please note that we have opened a new YHRD section called “projects”. Herewith we want to encourage colleagues of the YHRD network to contribute to scientific endeavors outlined here. Large collaborative projects - as the PPY23 or the RM-YSTR study both with more than 100 coauthors - proved that this is an efficient way to cooperate and achieve meaningful results.

(posted about 3 years ago)


AMOVA Tool bug fix

We fixed a bug in our AMOVA Tool that prevented a successful calculation of FST values. RST calculation was not affected.

(posted about 3 years ago)


Release 51

Happy New Year 2016! We started with an eagerly awaited new release. Exactly 6364 haplotypes were added to the YHRD reference database. The overall number of validated population studies finally breaks the 1000-mark (1015). Enjoy.

(posted about 3 years ago)

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