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Module 8 Complex Inheritance George Mellick E-mail [email protected] Telephone 3735 5019 (Room N44 2.11) References Chapter 22 of Pierce “ Genetics – A conceptual approach”
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Introduction to statistical methods for analysing quantitative traits Definitions Population The entire group of individuals from which you wish to gain information (eg. Let’s measure the height of all the adult males in the population of metropolitan Brisbane) Sample A sub-set of 1000 males from Brisbane whose height is measured in an experiment (hopefully, this is representative)
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