Gene mapping
The process of determining the relative positions of genes on a chromosome (or another piece of DNA) and the distances between the genes in linkage units or in physical units.

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determining information about genetic loci on chromosomes, such as relative and absolute positions and DNA sequence; see also under map.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • gene mapping — gene mapping. См. картирование генов. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • gene mapping — Genetics. 1. any of a number of methods used to construct a model of the linear sequence of genes of a particular chromosome. 2. the act of constructing such a model. [1975 80] * * * gene mapping see under ↑map • • • Main Entry: ↑gene gene… …   Useful english dictionary

  • gene mapping — gene′ map ping n. gen the act or process of determining the precise location of a gene or genes on a particular chromosome • Etymology: 1975–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • Gene mapping — Genome mapping is the creation of a genetic map assigning DNA fragments to chromosomes.When a genome is first investigated, this map is nonexistent. The map improves with the scientific progress and is perfect when the genomic DNA sequencing of… …   Wikipedia

  • gene mapping — See: mapping …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • gene mapping — /ˈdʒin mæpɪŋ/ (say jeen maping) noun the identification of the place on one of the twenty three pairs of human chromosomes where a particular gene lies …   Australian English dictionary

  • gene mapping — Genetics. 1. any of a number of methods used to construct a model of the linear sequence of genes of a particular chromosome. 2. the act of constructing such a model. [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • mapping — mapping. = gene mapping (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Mapping — In geomatics or geospatial science and technology: Mapping usually refers to map making and often used instead of cartography. Mapping term is also sometimes used for geospatial data collection (e.g. LIDAR mapping) but in fact it is not mapping… …   Wikipedia

  • gène — [ ʒɛn ] n. m. • 1911; d ab. all., puis angl. gene, du gr.→ gène ♦ Biol. Unité définie localisée sur un chromosome (⇒ locus), responsable de la production des caractères héréditaires et des protéines. ⇒ génotype, phénotype. Gène dominant, récessif …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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