A new method to estimate relatedness from molecular markers.

@article{Fernndez2006ANM,
  title={A new method to estimate relatedness from molecular markers.},
  author={Jes{\'u}s Fern{\'a}ndez and Miguel A. Toro},
  journal={Molecular ecology},
  year={2006},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={1657-67}
}
Four major problems can affect the efficiency of methods developed to estimate relatedness between individuals from information of molecular markers: (i) some of them are dependent on the knowledge of the true allelic frequencies in the base population; (ii) they assume that all loci are unlinked and in Hardy-Weinberg and linkage equilibrium; (iii) pairwise methods can lead to incongruous assignations because they take into account only two individuals at a time; (iv) most are usually… CONTINUE READING
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