Pedigree estimation of the (sub) population contribution to the total gene diversity: the horse coat colour case.


A method to quantify the contribution of subpopulations to genetic diversity in the whole population was assessed using pedigree information. The standardization of between- and within-subpopulation mean coancestries was developed to account for the different coat colour subpopulation sizes in the Spanish Purebred (SPB) horse population. The data included… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1751731110000182

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