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Population genetics

Population genetics

(Science: epidemiology, genetics) The study of genetic influences on the components of cause and effect in the somatic characteristics of populations.


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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... it's obvious your "doctorate" is neither in anthropology nor genetics. You simply don't know what you're talking about. In terms of evolutionary ... and even then there had been continuous gene flow between different populations of humans. This is certainly not enough time for discrete ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... but I will suggest that intelligence is maintained in all Homo sapien populations because intelligence is useful in any environment where the food ... If we ever get evidence that—environmental influences equal—African genetics are generally more favorable to the development of intelligence, ...

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by wildfunguy
Sun Oct 27, 2013 9:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Re: Is complexity inevitable?

... reproductive barriers between popoulations. Normally, if different populations are exposed to different environments, the differing selection pressures push the population genetics in different directions, and gene flow between the populations interferes ...

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by wildfunguy
Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:55 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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Views: 4652

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... Genesis... when basically the main difference between species is genetics? How then can accumulation of Mutation not a cause for Species Genesis ... differences in environmental pressure could cause a shift in Species Population for varying genome composition... Frankly, I'm lost here... Speciation ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Sep 28, 2013 5:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: How much math do you need to know in order to do biology?

... and things, you could get by with no math. I'd avoid fields such as population genetics. Most of molecular biology is quite biochemical and so requires doing a lot of simple ...

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by wbla3335
Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How much math do you need to know in order to do biology?
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