11 Jun 2017 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): Bob Sheehy
A Hardy-Weinberg based population genetics simulator. This program assumes a single gene and two alleles. Simulation of allele frequency changes similar to Felsenstein's Simul8 or PopG....
Genetic Drift Simulation - NetLogo
23 Jun 2016 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): Tony Weisstein
This model simulates genetic drift in a population. The user can control the population size, whether the population is subdivided into separate local populations, and the amount of gene...
24 Jan 2016 | Software (Off-site)
GENI-ACT allows collaborative genome annotation. Researchers or students can collectively suggest changes to an existing genome with supporting evidence. Changes can be ported back to genbank by...
Populus: Simulations of Population Biology
05 Oct 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): D. N. Alstad
The Populus software contains a set of simulations that we use to teach population biology and evolutionary ecology at the University of Minnesota. Simulation models may be chosen from a menu, and...
Augmented Reality Metabolic Pathways (ARMET)
25 Aug 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): Eduardo Galembeck
The New Media Consortium (NMC) Horizon Project defines educational technology in a broad sense as tools and resources that are used to improve teaching, learning, and creative inquiry. Within the...
Java Applets for Power and Sample Size
10 Mar 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): Russell Lenth
From the website: This software is intended to be useful in planning statistical studies. It is not intended to be used for analysis of data that have already been collected. Each selection...
IPMpack: an R package for Integral Projection Models
19 Jan 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): C. Jessica E. Metcalf, Sean M. McMahon, Roberto Salguero-Gómez, Eelke Jongejans, Cory Merow
IPMpack is an R package (R Development Core Team 2013) that allows users to build and analyse Integral Projection Models. An IPM is a demographic tool to explore the dynamics of populations where...
ABO Blood Group Frequencies
14 Jan 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): John R. Jungck, Jennifer A. Spangenberg
An Excel workbook in which students can calculate blood type frequencies through different approaches (Hardy-Weinberg, quadratic formula, and the EM algorithm). The workbook shows the...
Birthday Problem and Class Phenotypic Probabilities
13 Jan 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): John R. Jungck, Annelise L. Myers, Jennifer A. Spangenberg
An Excel sheet that allows students to input class data about various phenotypic features and then calculates the probability of other people having the same phenotype.
Classical Genetics Simulator
12 Jan 2015 | Software (Off-site) | Contributor(s): Ben Adamczyk
Students manage virtual fly populations to determine the mode of inheritance for various traits in different populations. Students seek solutions using probabilities and testing the validity of...