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Soft sweeps II--molecular population genetics of adaptation from recurrent mutation or migration

Molecular Biology and Evolution

Mar 8, 2006

Pleuni S Pennings, J Hermisson

Abstract

In the classical model of molecular adaptation, a favored allele derives from a single mutational origin. This ignores that beneficial alleles can enter a population recurrently, either by mutation or migration, during the selective phase. In this case, descendants of several of these i...read more

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In Silico
Cell Motility
Genetics, Population
Sample Fixation
Genomics
Two-Parameter Models
Diploid Cell
Alleles
Genetic Linkage
Mutation Abnormality
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Soft sweeps II--molecular population genetics of adaptation from recurrent mutation or migration

Molecular Biology and Evolution

Mar 8, 2006

Pleuni S Pennings, J Hermisson

PMID: 16520336

DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msj117

Abstract

In the classical model of molecular adaptation, a favored allele derives from a single mutational origin. This ignores that beneficial alleles can enter a population recurrently, either by mutation or migration, during the selective phase. In this case, descendants of several of these i...read more

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In Silico
Cell Motility
Genetics, Population
Sample Fixation
Genomics
Two-Parameter Models
Diploid Cell
Alleles
Genetic Linkage
Mutation Abnormality
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288
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Paper Details
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