2021 - 2022 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

BI 514 Population Genetics 3 cr. (3-0-0)

  • Prerequisite: BI 312 and BI 412 or a course in statistics or consent of instructor

A study of large random mating populations and populations with inbreeding. Estimation of genetic variance, correlation and gene mutation rates. Effects of selection, subdivision and migration of gene frequency and population structure. The use of population genetic theory to solve practical problems.