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Population Genetics: Multilocus

  1. Max Shpak,
  2. Sergey Gavrilets

Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0004176

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Shpak, M. and Gavrilets, S. 2006. Population Genetics: Multilocus. eLS. .

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  1. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

Abstract

Multilocus population genetics is the study of the distribution and dynamics of genetic variation at several loci in biological populations.

Keywords:

  • multilocus selection;
  • linkage equilibrium;
  • linkage disequilibrium;
  • epistasis haplotype