Mitochondrial control region sequences from northern Greece and Greek Cypriots

Int J Legal Med. 2008 Jan;122(1):87-9. doi: 10.1007/s00414-007-0173-7. Epub 2007 May 11.


Entire mitochondrial control region data were generated for population samples of 319 unrelated individuals from northern Greece and 91 unrelated individuals from Cyprus. The samples from northern Greece have been previously typed for 15 nuclear short tandem repeat (STR; Kovatsi et al., Forensic Sci. Int. 159:61-63, 2006).

MeSH terms

  • DNA Fingerprinting
  • DNA, Mitochondrial / genetics*
  • Genetics, Population*
  • Greece
  • Haplotypes
  • Humans
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA


  • DNA, Mitochondrial