The pages that are clustered here have been written in an attempt to strip away the jargon and mystery that surrounds much of the information that is emerging from the specific application of genetics to areas of interest to genealogists.

Please feel free to add to add a comment to any of the articles here to add to the  discussion.


  1. RecLOK. The first article is about the loss of heterogeneity that results from recombinant repair of a DNA strand, in particular the DNA found on the Y chromosome, click here.


I will also add resources I come across on the Web  that have helped me understand this area of study. Feel free to add any additional ones.


1. Genetic genealogy category on Wikipedia.