Family Tree DNA Announces the Release of a new Y-DNA Haplotree

To commemorate DNA Day and Arbor Day, Family Tree DNA has announced the release of a new Y-DNA Haplotree. The company states the “key to unlocking your ancestral beginnings is now closer than ever with the addition of more than 5,000 new SNPs and hundreds of new branches.” To help you refine your new Y-DNA Haplotree, all SNPs are offered at 20% off through April 29, 2014.

You can learn more at https://www.familytreedna.com/y-dna-compare.aspx.

3 Comments

Christine Crawford-Oppenheimer April 26, 2014 at 4:28 pm

I don’t understand how this is “new” and different from their previous Y-DNA tests. The page describes three levels of y-DNA tests that appear to be what they have always offered. Please explain!

Like

    It’s not the tests that are new, but the tree is new. Previously my hg was J-M281, but with the new branches it is further down line at J-L283.

    Like

FTDNA has my revised hg as J-L283 and Geno 2.0 as J-Z597. I don’t even see J-Z597 in the FTDNA tree.

Like

Leave a Reply

Name and email address are required. Your email address will not be published.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

You may use these HTML tags and attributes:

<a href="" title="" rel=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <pre> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> 

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 7,486 other followers

%d bloggers like this: