The Utility of Fisher's Geometric Model in Evolutionary Genetics.

@article{Tenaillon2014TheUO,
  title={The Utility of Fisher's Geometric Model in Evolutionary Genetics.},
  author={Olivier Tenaillon},
  journal={Annual review of ecology, evolution, and systematics},
  year={2014},
  volume={45},
  pages={
          179-201
        }
}
  • O. Tenaillon
  • Published 24 November 2014
  • Biology
  • Annual review of ecology, evolution, and systematics
The accumulation of data on the genomic bases of adaptation has triggered renewed interest in theoretical models of adaptation. Among these models, Fisher Geometric Model (FGM) has received a lot of attention over the last two decades. FGM is based on a continuous multidimensional phenotypic landscape, but it is for the emerging properties of individual mutation effects that it is mostly used. Despite an apparent simplicity and a limited number of parameters, FGM integrates a full model of… 

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