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The Estimation of Map Distances from Recombination Values

  • D. D. Kosambi
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Abstract

The genetic map is a tool to quantify the distance between genes on a chromosome, based on the observed frequency of crossovers during cell division.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. D. Kosambi
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  1. 1.Fergusson CollegePoonaIndia

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