Natural Selection

  • Rick Durrett
Part of the Probability and its Applications book series (PIA)


In this chapter, we will consider various forms of selection and investigate their effects on the genealogy of a sample.


Natural Selection Deleterious Mutation Directional Selection Relative Fitness Selective Sweep 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rick Durrett
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsCornell UniversityIthacaUSA

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