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HGEN 603. Mathematical and Statistical Genetics. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: HGEN 611; and BIOS 543 and BIOS 544 or HGEN 651 and HGEN 652. Provides an introduction to the rudiments of theoretical and applied mathematical population genetics including the segregation of genes in families, genetic linkage and quantitative inheritance. Emphasizes the methods used in the analysis of genetic data.