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The Resource Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, and Gianna Zei

Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, and Gianna Zei

Label
Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy
Title
Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy
Statement of responsibility
Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, and Gianna Zei
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1951, the geneticist Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza was teaching in Parma when a student--a priest named Antonio Moroni--told him about rich church records of demography and marriages between relatives. After convincing the Church to open its records, Cavalli-Sforza, Moroni, and Gianna Zei embarked on a landmark study that would last fifty years and cover all of Italy. This book assembles and analyzes the team's research for the first time. Using blood testing as well as church records, the team investigated the frequency of consanguineous marriages and its use for estimating inbreedin
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1922-2018
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Cavalli-Sforza, L. L.
Dewey number
304.6/0945
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
GN480.25
LC item number
.C38 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 N-253
  • QU 500
NLM item number
C377c 2004
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  • Moroni, Antonio
  • Zei, Gianna
Series statement
Monographs in population biology
Series volume
39
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  • Conganguinity
  • Inbreeding
  • Human population genetics
  • Human genetics
  • Genetic Drift
  • Consanguinity
  • Genetics, Population
  • Genotype
  • Italy
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Human genetics
  • Human population genetics
  • Inbreeding
  • Italy
Label
Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, and Gianna Zei
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-311) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Consanguinity, inbreeding, and observed genetic drift in the Parma Valley
  • 6.
  • A computer simulation of the upper Parma Valley population
  • 7.
  • Island 149
  • 8.
  • Effects of inbreeding on normal and pathological phenotypes
  • 9.
  • Consanguineous marriages in Italy : data from the Vatican archives
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Geography of demes in Italy
  • 11.
  • Conclusions
  • History of this investigation and structure of this book
  • 2.
  • Customs and legislation affecting consanguineous marriages, with special attention to the Catholic church
  • 3.
  • Demographic Factors affecting the frequencies of consanguineous marriage -- a study in northern Emilia
  • 4.
  • Probability of consanguineous marriages
Control code
827944854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 315 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400847273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1515/9781400847273
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22n9wt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827944854
Label
Consanguinity, inbreeding, and genetic drift in Italy, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, and Gianna Zei
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-311) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Consanguinity, inbreeding, and observed genetic drift in the Parma Valley
  • 6.
  • A computer simulation of the upper Parma Valley population
  • 7.
  • Island 149
  • 8.
  • Effects of inbreeding on normal and pathological phenotypes
  • 9.
  • Consanguineous marriages in Italy : data from the Vatican archives
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Geography of demes in Italy
  • 11.
  • Conclusions
  • History of this investigation and structure of this book
  • 2.
  • Customs and legislation affecting consanguineous marriages, with special attention to the Catholic church
  • 3.
  • Demographic Factors affecting the frequencies of consanguineous marriage -- a study in northern Emilia
  • 4.
  • Probability of consanguineous marriages
Control code
827944854
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 315 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400847273
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1515/9781400847273
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt22n9wt
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827944854

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