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Multiple Loci

  • Donald P. Doolittle
Part of the Advanced Series in Agricultural Sciences book series (AGRICULTURAL, volume 16)

Abstract

The model we have constructed in the last several lectures was based upon a single locus. At one locus, we have concluded that the value of genotype AiAi* is the sum of its breeding value plus a deviation due to the effect of dominance. In symbols,
$${G_{ii*}} = {A_{ii*}} + {D_{ii*}}.$$

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Donald P. Doolittle
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  1. 1.Department of Animal SciencesPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

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