Estimating linkage disequilibria

Barton, N. H.
February 2011
Heredity;Feb2011, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p205
Academic Journal
In this article, the author analyzes the linkage disequilibrium (LD) in population genetics. The author states that linkage disequilibria is derived from non-random association of alleles at two or more loci which are broken down by recombination at the same or different chromosomes which provides an analysis of genomic data. Also investigated is the variation of allele frequencies and the estimation of covariance between diploid genotypes at two loci.


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