Asian – U.S

Asian  – U.S.

East Asian ǀ East Asian

Herbert ChoyAsian Americans are people identifying or identified as Asian sampled in the United States. Judge Herbert Choy from Hawaii was the first Asian American to serve as a United States federal judge.

The Asian – U.S. population data represent DNA samples from 161 Asian-American individuals in the United States. Samples were taken from a database at Promega Corporation, located  in Madison, Wis.

For more details on this population, see:
“Population Statistics & Demographics”;
The Model Minority;
Insitute of East Asian Studies, and
The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center.

Source publication: Allele Frequencies for Fourteen STR Loci of the PowerPlex 1.1 and 2.1 Multiplex Systems and Penta D Locus In Caucasians, African-Americans, Hispanics, and Other Populations of the United States of America and Brazil, Levedakou, JFS, 2001, 46(3) 736-761.

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