All posts tagged with founder effect

Founder effect

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A founder effect is caused by genetic drift in a small number of initial founders of a new population.

Founder effect

4 minute read

A founder effect is caused by genetic drift in a small number of initial founders of a new population.

Genetic drift

2 minute read

If everyone in a population lived a long life, mated, and reproduced absolutely equally (two offspring per person), then the population size would never chan...

Genetic drift

2 minute read

If everyone in a population lived a long life, mated, and reproduced absolutely equally (two offspring per person), then the population size would never chan...

The Finnish line

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A new paper by Jukka Palo and colleagues investigates the population history of Finland: