Table of contents for Quantitative trait loci analysis in animals / Joel Ira Welller.

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Preface, theory vs. results
1. Historical overview
2. Principles of Parameter Estimation
3. Random and Fixed Effects, the Mixed Model
4. Experimental Designs to Detect QTL, Generation of Linkage Disequilibrium
5. QTL Parameter Estimation for Crosses between Inbred Lines
6. Advanced statistical methods for QTL detection and parameter estimation
7. Analysis of QTL as Random Effects
8. Statistical Power to Detect QTL, and Parameter Confidence Intervals
9. Optimization of Experimental Designs
10. Fine Mapping of QTL
11. Complete Genome QTL Scans - the Problem of Multiple Comparisons
12. Multiple Trait QTL analysis
13. Principles of Selection Index and Traditional Breeding Programmes
14. Marker-assisted Selection - Theory
15. Marker-assisted Selection - Results of Simulation Studies
16. Marker-assisted Introgression
Glossary of commonly used symbols
Author Index
Subject Index

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Livestock -- Breeding.
Livestock -- Genetics.
Quantitative genetics.