Population genetic models

John S. Buckleton, Duncan Taylor, James M. Curran, Jo Anne Bright

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This section will discuss those population genetic models used for assigning a profile or preferably a match probability. Three models – the product rule and two variants of the subpopulation correction – will be discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationForensic DNA Evidence Interpretation
EditorsJohn S. Buckleton, Jo-Anne Bright, Duncan Taylor
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages31
EditionSecond Edition
ISBN (Electronic)9781482258929
ISBN (Print)9781482258899
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes


  • DNA casework
  • Peter Gill
  • DNA analysis
  • Interpretation of test results
  • DNA frequencies
  • LCN (ultra trace) analysis
  • Non-autosomal (mito, X, and Y) DNA analysis

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