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Considering these factors, the "two-way pseudo-testcross" strategy seemed to be an effective and convenient way for constructing genetic linkage maps in Phalaenopsis.
Construction of a genetic linkage map and QTL analysis of fibre-related traits in upland cotton (Gossypiwn hirsutum L.
It was a genetic linkage study which was jointly conducted at Department of Biotechnology Lahore College for Women University Lahore and School of Biological Sciences University of the Punjab Pakistan.
Genotypic and allelic frequencies were calculated, and the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium was tested with a dedicated software program (utility programs for analysis of genetic linkage by The Rockefeller University, USA [http:// linkage.
Each peak is broad, as is common with genetic linkage analysis, and covers a large number of genes.
These genetic linkage maps can be equated to road maps, with stretches of DNA called 'markers' acting as signposts along each chromosome of the cacao gehome," says Schnell.
This paper follows up on an exciting area of dermatology--exploring dermatoses with a clear genetic linkage.
Recent genetic linkage studies have mapped the culprit gene to chromosome 9q22.
COGA researchers used several approaches to determine the influence of genetic factors on the development of alcohol dependence and/or habitual smoking, including family studies, genetic linkage analyses, and candidate gene association studies.
SAN DIEGO -- A very large genetic linkage study has pinpointed the major histocompatibility complex on the short arm of chromosome 6 as the key genetic player in multiple sclerosis.