SELECTION AND INBREEDING DEPRESSION : EFFECTS OF INBREEDING RATE AND INBREEDING ENVIRONMENT

@inproceedings{WilliamSELECTIONAI,
  title={SELECTION AND INBREEDING DEPRESSION : EFFECTS OF INBREEDING RATE AND INBREEDING ENVIRONMENT},
  author={William and R. and Swindell and Juan and L. and Bouzat}
}
The magnitude of inbreeding depression in small populations may depend on the effectiveness with which natural selection purges deleterious recessive alleles from populations during inbreeding. The effectiveness of this purging process, however, may be influenced by the rate of inbreeding and the environment in which inbreeding occurs. Although some experimental studies have examined these factors individually, no study has examined their joint effect or potential interaction. In the present… 

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