The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
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At the end of this course, students should be able to:
- understand and apply the basic of population genetics and evolutionary genetics
- explain basic principles in population genetics and their application in real populations
- analyse any population from view genetic equilibrium
- compare any model and real populations
1. Introduction to the population genetics. History.
2. Sources of genetic variability in populations.
3. Quantitative assessment of genetic variability.
4. Hardy-Weinberg principle.
5. Validity of the H.-W. principle in gonochoristic population.
6. Linkage and linkage disequilibrium.
7. Assortative mating.
9. Random genetic drift.
10. Effective population number.
13. Natural selection.
14. Mutation-selection balance.
RELICHOVÁ, Jiřina. Genetika populací (Population genetics). 1. vyd. Brno: Masarykova univerzita, 2009. 188 pp. ISBN 978-80-210-4795-2. info
Lectures with power point presentations
Language of instruction
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.