Y-chromosome variation in Portugal: relationships with historical or demographic events and patrilineal surnames

This project aims to identify specific lineages that could have historical or demographic significance in the Portuguese territory; to define correlations between surnames (paternally inherited) and Y-chromosome haplotypes, establishing levels of coancestry among surname cohorts.

Duration: 2018 – 2023

Coordinator (PI): Licínio Manco (CIAS)

Participants: Licínio Manco (CIAS)

Financial support: FCT-CIAS: UID/ANT/00283/2019 (Portugal)