Genetic and Physical Map Correlation
Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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Paz, M. M. and Shoemaker, R. C. 2005. Genetic and Physical Map Correlation. eLS. .
- Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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Genetic and physical maps provide a picture of the linear arrangement of genes and DNA markers on a chromosome. The relative distances between positions on a genetic map are calculated using recombination frequencies; a physical map is based on the actual number of nucleotide pairs between loci.
- molecular marker;