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Genetics and analysis of quantitative traits.

Author: M Lynch
Publisher: Sunderland: Sinauer 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Professors Lynch and Walsh bring together the diverse array of theoretical and empirical applications of quantitative genetics in a work that is up-to-date, comprehensive and accessible to anyone  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Lynch
ISBN: 0878934812 9780878934812
OCLC Number: 709410500
Description: 980p.
Contents: I. FOUNDATIONS OF QUANTITATIVE GENETICS.- An Overview of Quantitative Genetics.- Properties of Distributions.- Covariance, Regression, and Correlation.- Properties of Single Loci.- Components of Genetic Variation for Multilocus Traits.- Sources of Environmental Variation.- Resemblance between Relatives.- Introduction of Matrix Algebra and Linear Models.- Analysis of Line Crosses.- Inbreeding Depression.- Matters of Scale.- II. Quantitative Trait Loci.- Polygenes and Polygenic Mutation.- Detecting Major Genes.- Principles of Marker-Based Analysis.- Mapping and Characterizing QTLs: Inbredline Crosses.- Mapping and Characterizing QTLs: Outbred Populations.- III. Estimation Procedures.- Parent-Offspring Regression.- Sib Analysis.- Twins and Clones.- Cross-Classified Designs.- Correlations between Characters.- Genotype x Environment Interaction.- Maternal Effects Sex Linkage and Sexual Dimorphism.- Threshold Characters.- Estimation of Breeding Values.- Variance-Component Estimation with Complex Pedigrees.- Appendices.- Expectations, Variances and Covariances of Compound Variables.- Path Analysis.- Further Topics in Matrix Algebra and Linear Models.- Maximum Likelihood Estimation and Likelihood-Ratio Tests.- Computing the Power of Statistical Tests.- Literature Cited.- Author Index.- Organism and Trait Index.- Subject Index.

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