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Random Mating

The choice of mates coming down to chance.


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I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... the h gene is very rare, Bombays often result from consanguineous matings in which parents are blood relatives (e.g., first cousins). Whenever ... alleles occur more frequently together than expected by chance. The non-random pairing of alleles in the MHC is called gametic or linkage disequilibrium ...

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by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
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Population genetics - make inferences from allele frequency

... like dominant-recessive relationship or lethal homozygotes? I assume random mating (no sexual selection), diploid, no drift (genetically well connected) or something that ...

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by Young
Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:52 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Population genetics - make inferences from allele frequency
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Views: 2153

Gene Frequency

... and I guess the factor that puts it out of equilibrium is that the mating is not random. Of course, the mating isn't non-random due to sexual selection, it's non-random due ...

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by wildfunguy
Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:05 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene Frequency
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Views: 9900

Gene Frequency

... equal size are in equilibrium for the same pair of alleles because of random mating within each. In population I, pA=0.6, while in population II, pA=0.2, with q=1-p in ...

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by sarizmen
Sun Sep 02, 2012 7:20 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene Frequency
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Views: 9900

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... purpose. Let's focus on the generation of a new baby's giraffes. When mating, father and mother giraffes are doing same minded project of a design ... Why people from TOE are imagining that babies giraffes are products of random processes filtered by natural selection exerted by the mother wombs' ...

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by TheMatrixDNA
Fri Aug 03, 2012 11:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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