Journal article

The fine-scale genetic structure of the British population

Stephen Leslie, Bruce Winney, Garrett Hellenthal, Dan Davison, Abdelhamid Boumertit, Tammy Day, Katarzyna Hutnik, Ellen C Royrvik, Barry Cunliffe, Daniel J Lawson, Daniel Falush, Colin Freeman, Matti Pirinen, Simon Myers, Mark Robinson, Peter Donnelly, Walter Bodmer

Nature | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Wellcome Trust

Awarded by Academy of Finland

Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council

Awarded by Medical Research Council

Awarded by Arts and Humanities Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank J. Cheshire for his advice. We thank the UK Office for National Statistics, the National Records of Scotland, and the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency for providing the boundaries used for the UK maps. We note that census output is Crown copyright and is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen's Printer for Scotland. We further acknowledge the provision of maps from Eurostat, which are copyright EuroGeographics for the administrative boundaries. We acknowledge support from the Wellcome Trust (072974/Z/03/Z, 088262/Z/09/Z, 075491/Z/04/Z, 075491/Z/04/A, 075491/Z/04/B, 090532/Z/09/Z, 084818/Z/08/Z, 095552/Z/11/Z, 085475/Z/08/Z, 098387/Z/12/Z, 098386/Z/12/Z), the Academy of Finland (257654) and the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (APP1053756). P.D. was supported in part by a Wolfson-Royal Society Merit Award.