# The estimation of linkage from the offspring of selfed heterozygotes

@article{Fisher2008TheEO, title={The estimation of linkage from the offspring of selfed heterozygotes}, author={Ronald Aylmer Sir Fisher and Bhai Balmukand}, journal={Journal of Genetics}, year={2008}, volume={20}, pages={79-92} }

SummaryFive methods of solution are given of the statistical problem presented by typical linkage data. The example chosen shows the various errors into which the use of inefficient statistics leads. Of the efficient methods the method of maximum likelihood possesses the advantage that it may be applied directly to any analogous problem, and is related in a previously unsuspected way to the measure of discrepancyX2. The product ratio method, for using which a table is provided, enjoys the…

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