Devi, Radha Rama and Rao, Appaji N and Bittles, AH (1982) Inbreeding in the State of Karnataka, South India. In: Human Heredity, 32 (1). pp. 8-10.Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
The inbreeding patterns and coefficient of inbreeding (F) of 3,350 new-borns in Bangalore, Karnataka were determined. A total of 29.24% were born of consanguineous marriages, F = 0.02313. Inbreeding was most common among the Hindus: 23.56% of their marriages were uncle-niece, F for the group was 0.02670.
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|Department/Centre:||Division of Biological Sciences > Biochemistry|
|Date Deposited:||21 Aug 2009 05:36|
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