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Brazil's Craniofacial Project: Genetic evaluation and counseling in the Reference Network for Craniofacial Treatment
(Alliance Communications Group Division Allen PressLawrenceEUA, 2006)
Medical genetics and genetic counseling in Chile
In the South American Republic of Chile genetic counseling is not currently recognized as an independent clinical discipline, and in general is provided by physicians with training in clinical genetics. At present only one ...
Optimal Placement of Fault Indicators using Adaptive Genetic Algorithm
This work proposes the Adaptive Genetic Algorithm (AGA) to solve the problem of Fault Indicator (FI) placement in electric distribution systems to improve customer service quality. The AGA is developed to obtain the best ...
Social preferences for ecosystem services in a biodiversity hotspot in South America
(Public Library of Science, 2019)
Identifying which ecosystem services are relevant to different stakeholders and understanding stakeholders’ perceptions of such services is useful for making informed decisions, especially in regions of the world where the ...
Genetic-Quantitative Study of the First-Service Pregnancy Probability of Murrah Heifers
Because of the importance of reproduction in stock breeding systems, it is necessary to find selection criteria that increase reproductive efficiency. The aim of this study was to estimate genetic parameters for the ...
Detecting Loci under Recent Positive Selection in Dairy and Beef Cattle by Combining Different Genome-Wide Scan Methods
As the methodologies available for the detection of positive selection from genomic data vary in terms of assumptions and execution, weak correlations are expected among them. However, if there is any given signal that is ...