Population Genetics

Science / Genetics / Population Genetics: The study of variation in genes among a group of individuals.

Other Words for Population

Population Adverb Synonyms: people, populace, inhabitants, residents, natives, denizens, citizenry, citizens, folk
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Population Dynamics

Science / Biology / Population Dynamics: The study of the factors that affect the growth, stability, and decline of populations, as well as the interactions of those factors. MORE

Population Density

Science / Marine Biology / Population Density: Number of individuals per unit area or volume MORE

Population

Science / Biology / Population: A group of individuals of the same species living in the same area at the same time and sharing a common gene pool. A group of potentially interbreeding organisms in a geographic area. MORE

Population Genetics

Science / Genetics / Population Genetics: The study of variation in genes among a group of individuals. MORE

Quantitative Genetics

Science / Marine Biology / Quantitative Genetics: The study of the genetic basis of traits, usually explained in terms of the interaction of a group of genes with the environment MORE

Special Populations

Health / Disease / Special Populations: People who might be more sensitive or susceptible to exposure to hazardous substances because of factors such as age, occupation, sex, or behaviors (for example, cigarette smoking). Children, pregnant MORE

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