Table 3  Recombinant haplotype numbers observed in the population sample and corresponding numbers expected from the optimized Poisson distribution
Recombination Number Per HaplotypeNumbers of ObservationsHaplotype Numbers Expected from a P (λ) Distribution with
λ = 0.381aλ = 0.351bλ = 0.413c
010301024.771055.98992.49
1382390.44370.65409.90
27474.3865.0584.64
3149.457.6111.65
400.900.671.20
500.070.050.10
  • a Intensity of the Poisson distribution estimated by maximum of likelihood from the observed values.

  • b Lower bound of the confidence interval of the intensity for a risk of 5%.

  • c Upper bound of the confidence interval of the intensity for a risk of 5%.