[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.197.124.106. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
August 1962

Mathematical Tables for Research Workers in Human Genetics

Author Affiliations
 

By Sheila Maynard-Smith, L. S. Penrose, and C. A. B. Smith. Price, not given. Pp. 74. Little, Brown & Company, 34 Beacon St., Boston 6, 1962.

Arch Intern Med. 1962;110(2):275-276. doi:10.1001/archinte.1962.03620200135026

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

The 3 renowned geneticists from the Galton Laboratory in London compiled in this small volume an excellent collection of formulae and mathematical tables. Many of them represent necessary tools for the human geneticist. The first part of the book is concerned with the statistical evaluation of random and assortative mating, genetical problems, gene frequency, mutation rates, etc. In the second part linkage calculations are considered. About 60 carefully selected references are listed.

This 74-page volume will certainly become a valuable consultant for the research worker in human genetics.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×