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Table 2 Mutation rates

From: Calculating expected DNA remnants from ancient founding events in human population genetics

Genome Region Mutation Rate Source
Autosomal 2.5 × 10-8 [48]
Y Chromosome 3 × 10-3 to 1 × 10-8 [49, 50]
X Chromosome 1 × 10-8 [51]
Microsatellites 4.5 × 10-4 [5255]
mtDNA control region 4.3 × 10-3 [56, 57]
  1. Common regions of the human genome used in genetic research and their mutation rates.