gene map
The graphical linear arrangement of mutational sites in the gene itself.

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  • gene map — gene′ map n. gen genetic map …   From formal English to slang

  • gene map — n. a graphic representation of the linear sequence of genes, and of the relative distances between them, on a chromosome or chromosome segment * * * …   Universalium

  • gene map — n. a graphic representation of the linear sequence of genes, and of the relative distances between them, on a chromosome or chromosome segment …   English World dictionary

  • Gene map — A gene map is the descriptive representation of the structure of a single gene. It includes the DNA sequence of a gene with introns and exons, 3 or 5 transcribed untranslated regions, termination (poly adenylation) signal, regulatory elements… …   Wikipedia

  • gene map — n. 1) a record of the DNA sequence of a gene a cancer gene map 2) a genome map …   Useful english dictionary

  • gene map — a map showing the linear arrangement of genetic loci on a DNA molecule and indicating the distance between them, either in relative or physical units. Gene map of human mitochondrial DNA, showing the genes transcribed from the heavy (H) and light …   Medical dictionary

  • Human gene map — The locations of the human genes. The location of each gene is called a locus (plural: loci). The total number of known gene loci on the human gene map as of June 24, 2000 was 6270. Chromosome 1 contained the most gene loci, namely 627, while the …   Medical 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 — For a non technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to genetics. For other uses, see Gene (disambiguation). This stylistic diagram shows a gene in relation to the double helix structure of DNA and to a chromosome (right). The… …   Wikipedia

  • Gene prediction — Gene finding typically refers to the area of computational biology that is concerned with algorithmically identifying stretches of sequence, usually genomic DNA, that are biologically functional. This especially includes protein coding genes, but …   Wikipedia

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