Definitions for "DYS"
Keywords:  str, dys, hugo, marker, egment
D = DNA: Y = Chromosome; S = Single copy sequence. The DYS numbering scheme (e.g. DYS388, DYS390) for the Y-STR haplotype markers are controlled and administered by an international standards body called HUGO - Human Gene Nomenclature Committee - based at University College, London.
See 'A- and DYS-'
NA + chromosome + [unique DNA] egment. DYS numbers are assigned by HUGO ( Hu man enome rganization). False Paternal Event, false paternity, non-paternal event, non-paternity event: all these terms refer to a break in the Y chromosome line due to adoption, name change, "extramarital event" (infidelity), child known by other surname (mother's maiden name, stepfather's name), etc. Haplogroup (clade) usually refers to ancient/deep ancestry, before surnames
Keywords:  juvenile, youth, djc, dhss, correction
Former Division of Youth Services in DHSS. Is now Division of Juvenille Corrections (DJC), Department of Corrections. Definition
Department of Youth Services, Ohio Juvenile Correction System.
Keywords:  double, savings, your
Double Your Savings