ANSC 326 Fundamentals of Population Genetics (3 credits)

Offered by: Animal Science (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)


Animal Science : Population genetics mechanisms in mammals, birds and plant. Factors influencing gene, genotype, and phenotypic frequencies. Effects of different types of selection, Hardy-Weinberg, linkage and recombination, polymorphisms and heterozygosity, population size, random drift and inbreeding on gene and genotype frequencies. Relationship between quantitative genetic parameters and gene frequencies.

Terms: Fall 2019

Instructors: Roger I Cue (Fall)

  • Fall

  • Prerequisites: AEMA 310 or equivalent or permission of instructor and CELL 204 or LSCI 204 or equivalent or permission of instructor.