comparative positional candidate gene

A gene that is likely to be located in the same region as a DNA marker that has been shown to be linked to a single-locus trait or to a quantitative trait locus (QTL), where the gene’s likely location in the genome of the species in question is based on its known location in the map of another species, i.e., is based on the comparative map between the two species.

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