Hungarian population data on seven PCR-based loci

Bruce Budowle, Janos Woller, Barbara W. Koons, Sandor Furedi, Jacqueline D. Errera, Zsolt Padar

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Hungarian population data for the loci LDLR, GYPA, HBGG, D7S8, Gc, HLA- DQA1, and D1S80 were generated. The genotype frequency distributions for the loci do not deviate from Hardy Weinberg expectations. Furthermore, there was little evidence for departures from expectations of independence between the loci. Using a test for homogeneity all the loci were similar between two Hungarian population samples and only the HLA-DQA1 locus was statistically different between Hungarians and US Caucasians. There generally would be little forensic differences, whether a Hungarian or a US Caucasian database was used, for estimating multiple locus profile frequencies for the seven PCR-based loci.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)667-670
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Forensic Sciences
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1 Jul 1996


  • D1S80
  • D7S8
  • DNA
  • GYPA
  • Gc
  • HBGG
  • HLA-DQA1
  • Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium
  • Hungary
  • LDLR
  • Population Databases
  • forensic science
  • polymerase chain reaction


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