Wiley General Catalog
Find a Wiley book:
(enter title, Editor, or keywords)

Wiley InterScience
Find a Wiley journal:
(enter title words)




Handbook of Statistical Genetics

Editors: 
D. J. Balding, University of Reading, UK
M. Bishop, UK HGMP Resource Centre, Cambridge, UK
C. Cannings, University of Sheffield, UK 


Main Page for this Work
Table of Contents
Sample Chapter

 


A unique contribution to the evolution 
of genetical research...


890 pages
Published:
January 2001
ISBN:
0471 86094 8
Hardcover

(Pre-publication offer valid
until March 31, 2001)


Partial Table of Contents

PART 1: BIOINFORMATICS

  • Chromosome maps
  • Statistical significance in Biological Sequence Comparison
  • Probabilistic models for the study of protein evolution
  • Probabilistic and discriminative approaches in eukaryotic gene prediction
  • Protein Structure
PART 2: POPULATION GENETICS
  • Mathematical models in population genetics
  • Coalescent theory
  • Inference under the coalescent
  • Inferences from Spatial Population Genetics
  • Analysis of Population Subdivision
  • Linkage disequilibrium and recombination
PART 3: EVOLUTIONARY GENETICS
  • Adaptive Molecular Evolution
  • Genome Evolution
  • Viral Evolution
  • Application of the Likelihood Function in Phylogenetic Analysis
  • Phylogenetics: Pardsimony and Distance Methods
PART 4: GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY
  • Non-parametric linkage
  • The transmission/disequilibrium test
  • Population association
  • Linkage analysis
PART 5: ANIMAL AND PLANT GENETICS
  • Quantitative Trait Loci in inbred lines
  • Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci in outbred pedigrees
  • Inferences about breeding values
  • Marker assisted selection and introgression
PART 6: APPLICATIONS
  • Ethics in the use of Statistics in Genetics
  • Handbook of Statistical Genetics Forensics
  • Pharmacogenetics
  • Counselling
  • Conservation Genetics
  • Genetic History of the Human Species

Main Page for this Work
Table of Contents

Sample Chapter


This Web site Copyright ® 1999-2001 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. All rights reserved.