An Exactly Solved Model for Mutation, Recombination and Selection

  title={An Exactly Solved Model for Mutation, Recombination and Selection},
  author={Michael Baake and Ellen Baake},
  journal={Canadian Journal of Mathematics},
  pages={3 - 41}
  • M. Baake, E. Baake
  • Published 28 October 2002
  • Mathematics
  • Canadian Journal of Mathematics
Abstract It is well known that rather general mutation-recombination models can be solved algorithmically (though not in closed form) by means of Haldane linearization. The price to be paid is that one has to work with a multiple tensor product of the state space one started from. Here, we present a relevant subclass of such models, in continuous time, with independent mutation events at the sites, and crossover events between them. It admits a closed solution of the corresponding differential… 
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