Table 1. Comparison of genetic divergence between Buddhists and Muslims on the basis of both human and bacterial genetic markers
Marker Source FST AMOVA
mtDNA Human 0.021 (P < 0.16) 0.020 (P < 0.11)
Microsatellites Human 0.007 (P < 0.14) 0.008 (P < 0.13)
H. pylori Bacterial 0.031 (P < 0.007) 0.031 (P < 0.001)
  • AMOVA, analysis of molecular variance.