Lee M. Silver
LSILVER at MOLBIOL.PRINCETON.EDU
Mon Jul 3 13:51:55 EST 1995
tjackson at uoguelph.ca (Timothy R Jackson) wrote:
> what is an easy way to estimate the number of markers needed to map a
> genome at a given interval. i'm just looking for something quick and
> dirty. also, my advisor says that, theoretically, one chromosome arm
> should equal 1 Morgan. is this valid? there are published linkage
> groups out there that are over 100 cM! that's 10 Morgans! thanx in advance.
If you're interested in determining marker number for
experimental animals with a simple backcross or intercross
breeding system, take a look at chapter 9 in my book
called "Mouse Genetics: Concepts and Applications"
published this year by Oxford University Press (800-451-7556).
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