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 +====== Conservation genetics (lectures) 523108 ======
 +==== 24.3.2006 Juha Merilä ====
 +Vastaa kolmeen kysymykseen!
 +  - Explain the concept of effective population size and explain why it is important in conservation context?
 +  - What is '​purging'?​ Does it work?
 +  - Adaptation to captivity. Explain the reasons to be concerned about this, and how captive populations should be managed to minimize this concern.
 +  - What are the most convincing arguments/​empirical evidence that inbreeding increases risk of extinction?
 +Luennot voi tenttiä myös kirjana (Frankham ym. 2002: Introduction to
 +conservation genetics. Cambridge University Press).