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Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) Mapping Methods

  1. Richard Mott

Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0005411

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Mott, R. 2006. Quantitative Trait Loci (QTL) Mapping Methods. eLS. .

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  1. Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 JAN 2006

Abstract

Quantitative trait loci mapping methods are statistical methods for identifying loci associated with a quantitative phenotype.

Keywords:

  • quantitative trait loci;
  • statistical significance;
  • genetics;
  • human disease;
  • animal models