Chapter 15. DNA Analysis of Archaeological Remains

  1. M. Anne Katzenberg Ph.D.2 and
  2. Shelley R. Saunders Ph.D.3
  1. Anne C. Stone Ph.D.

Published Online: 9 AUG 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch15

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition

How to Cite

Stone, A. C. (2008) DNA Analysis of Archaeological Remains, in Biological Anthropology of the Human Skeleton, Second Edition (eds M. A. Katzenberg and S. R. Saunders), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470245842.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Archaeology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada

Author Information

  1. School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471793724

Online ISBN: 9780470245842

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Keywords:

  • molecular archaeology;
  • mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA);
  • sex identification and short tandem repeat (STR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods

  • Case Examples

  • Conclusions and Future Prospects

  • References