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Testing for associations between loci and environmental gradients using latent factor mixed models

Molecular Biology and Evolution

Apr 2, 2013

E FrichotOlivier Francois

Abstract

Adaptation to local environments often occurs through natural selection acting on a large number of loci, each having a weak phenotypic effect. One way to detect these loci is to identify genetic polymorphisms that exhibit high correlation with environmental variables used as proxies fo...read more

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Testing for associations between loci and environmental gradients using latent factor mixed models

Molecular Biology and Evolution

Apr 2, 2013

E FrichotOlivier Francois

PMID: 23543094

DOI: 10.1093/molbev/mst063

Abstract

Adaptation to local environments often occurs through natural selection acting on a large number of loci, each having a weak phenotypic effect. One way to detect these loci is to identify genetic polymorphisms that exhibit high correlation with environmental variables used as proxies fo...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Computer Software
Genome
Human Genetics
Gene-Environment Interaction
Genetics, Population
Bionomics
Genetic Polymorphism
Genetic Predisposition to Disease
Impacts, Environmental
Selection, Genetic
3
1
517

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