publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

A practical guide to environmental association analysis in landscape genomics

Christian Rellstab; Felix Gugerli; Andrew J. Eckert; Angela M. Hancock; Rolf Holderegger;
Closed Access
  • Published: 01 Sep 2015 Journal: Molecular Ecology, volume 24, issue 17, pages 4,348-4,370
Abstract
Landscape genomics is an emerging research field that aims to identify the environmental factors that shape adaptive genetic variation and the gene variants that drive local adaptation. Its development has been facilitated by next-generation sequencing, which allows for screening thousands to millions of single nucleotide polymorphisms in many individuals and populations at reasonable costs. In parallel, data sets describing environmental factors have greatly improved and increasingly become publicly accessible. Accordingly, numerous analytical methods for environmental association studies have been developed. Environmental association analysis identifies geneti...
Subjects
free text keywords: Genomics, Population genomics, Biology, Sampling design, Categorical variable, Genetics, Outlier, Genetic association, Environmental data, Population, education.field_of_study, education
Funded by
SNSF| Adaptive genetic variation and plant adaptation to environmental heterogeneity (AVE)
Project
  • Funder: Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)
  • Project Code: CRSI33_127155
  • Funding stream: Programmes | Sinergia
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

A practical guide to environmental association analysis in landscape genomics

Christian Rellstab; Felix Gugerli; Andrew J. Eckert; Angela M. Hancock; Rolf Holderegger;