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Principles of quantitative genetics.

Wharton B. Mather

Principles of quantitative genetics.

by Wharton B. Mather

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Published by Burgess Pub. Co. in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetics -- Mathematical models,
  • Biometry,
  • Variation (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaf 152.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH405 .M36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 152 l.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5910075M
    LC Control Number64011477

    Quantitative genetics is a branch of population genetics that deals with phenotypes that vary continuously (in characters such as height or mass)—as opposed to discretely identifiable phenotypes and gene-products (such as eye-colour, or the presence of a particular biochemical). The lastest edition of this classic text continues to provide the basis for understanding the genetic principles behind quantitative differences in phenotypes and how they apply to animal and plant improvement and evolution. It extends these concepts to the segregation of genes that cause genetic variation in quantitative traits/5(13).

    of genetics, plant breeding and biotechnology. In modifying amd devel-oping post-graduate course in Genetics and Plant Breeding, emphasis has been given to keep a balance among major components like basic genetics, cytogenetics, plant breeding, quantitative genetics, molecular biology and biotechnology. The courses in genetics include principles ofFile Size: KB. The lastest edition of this classic text continues to provide the basis for understanding the genetic principles behind quantitative differences in phenotypes and how they apply to animal and plant improvement and evolution. It extends these concepts to the segregation of genes that cause genetic variation in quantitative traits/5(57).

    Allard, R.W. () Principles of Plant Breeding. John Willey and Sons Inc., New York. has been cited by the following article: TITLE: Hybrid Vigour and Genetic Control of Some Quantitative Traits of Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) AUTHORS: Chinedozi Amaefula, Christian U. Agbo, Godson Emeka Nwofia. This material was originally published in two separate volumes: Principles of Gene Manipulation, 6th edition () and Principles of Genetic Analysis and Genomics, 3 .


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