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Descriptor English: Genetics, Population
Descriptor Spanish: Genética de Población
Descriptor Portuguese: Genética Populacional
Descriptor French: Génétique des populations
Entry term(s): Population Genetics
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.343.335
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005828
Scope note: The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.
Annotation: GEN or SPEC; prefer specifics treed under GENETIC PHENOMENA: Manual 28.22, 28.22.5; human & animal specify geog
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 66
History Note: 66
Entry Version: GENET POPULATION
Related: Population Dynamics MeSH
DeCS ID: 5964
Unique ID: D005828
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Genetics, Population - Preferred
Concept UI M0009147
Scope note The discipline studying genetic composition of populations and effects of factors such as GENETIC SELECTION, population size, MUTATION, migration, and GENETIC DRIFT on the frequencies of various GENOTYPES and PHENOTYPES using a variety of GENETIC TECHNIQUES.
Preferred term Genetics, Population
Entry term(s) Population Genetics



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