Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) haplogroups are the major branches in our common maternal lineage. Your [...]
What are the parts of the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA)? What are HVR1 and HVR2? What is the Coding Region?
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) has two major parts, the control region and the coding region.
If you show many different locations for your HVR1 MATCHES and/or HVR1 AND HVR2 MATCHES results on the [...]
On which results pages of my myFTDNA account will I find information about my direct maternal (mitochondrial DNA) lineage?
There are several tools that will help you answer this question for your direct [...]
The historic geographic origin of your direct maternal line based on your mitochondrial DNA [...]
A mother passes on her mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) to both her daughters and sons. [...]
Your direct maternal lineage is the line that follows your mother’s maternal ancestry. With [...]