Dick Frankham

Emeritus Professor

  • 15366 Citations
  • 53 h-Index
1968 …2019
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Inbreeding Medicine & Life Sciences
inbreeding Earth & Environmental Sciences
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
extinction Agriculture & Biology
Drosophila melanogaster Medicine & Life Sciences
extinction risk Earth & Environmental Sciences
genetic variation Agriculture & Biology
germplasm conservation Agriculture & Biology

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Projects 2009 2013

Research Outputs 1968 2019

Rapid reshaping: the evolution of morphological changes in an introduced beach daisy

Brandenburger, C. R., Sherwin, W. B., Creer, S. M., Buitenwerf, R., Poore, A. G. B., Frankham, R., Finnerty, P. B. & Moles, A. T., 20 Feb 2019, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 286, 1897, p. 1-9 9 p., 20181713.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review


Call for a paradigm shift in the genetic management of fragmented populations

Ralls, K., Ballou, J. D., Dudash, M. R., Eldridge, M. D. B., Fenster, C. B., Lacy, R. C., Sunnucks, P. & Frankham, R., Mar 2018, In : Conservation Letters. 11, 2, p. 1-6 6 p., e12412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
paradigm shift
evolutionary biology
conservation planning
outbreeding depression
gene flow

Conservation and genetics

Fenster, C. B., Ballou, J. D., Dudash, M. R., Eldridge, M. D. B., Frankham, R., Lacy, R. C., Ralls, K. & Sunnucks, P., Dec 2018, In : Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine. 91, 4, p. 491-501 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Biological Extinction
Population Density

Genetic management of fragmented animal and plant populations

Frankham, R., Ballou, J. D., Ralls, K., Eldridge, M., Dubash, M. R., Fenster, C. B., Lacy, R. C. & Sunnucks, P., 2017, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 401 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

gene flow
outbreeding depression
genetic variation
chromosome translocation

Genetic rescue benefits persist to at least the F3 generation, based on a meta-analysis

Frankham, R., Mar 2016, In : Biological Conservation. 195, p. 33-36 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

outbreeding depression
inbreeding depression