linkage (of genes):

Schlegel, Rolf H. J.
October 2003
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breeding & Related Subjects;2003, p252
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A definition of the term "linkage" is presented. It refers to the association of genes that results from their being on the same chromosome. The detection of linkage is discussed. The proximity of genes with a chromosome has an influence on its pote


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