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Positional cloning

positional cloning

cloning a gene based simply on knowing its position in the genome without any idea of the function of that gene. Because this is the reverse of how things have been traditionally done, it has also been called reverse genetics.


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Genetic maps

... can use the marker gene as a point to start your chromosome walk (ie. positional cloning). (Please let me know if this sounds like gibberish ... I can give you a better explanation ...

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by LilKim
Mon May 15, 2006 10:05 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic maps
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Genetic maps

positional and funct. cloning are techniques used for genetic mapping.

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by LilKim
Mon May 15, 2006 12:43 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic maps
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genetic mapping

Is positional cloning and functional cloning the main principles of genetic mapping?

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by hurly
Sun May 14, 2006 7:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic maps
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Genetic maps

... that use these techniques to clone genes?? I can suggest papers on positional cloning and functional cloning. However! I am out of town for the weekend and I don't have ...

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by LilKim
Sat May 13, 2006 11:26 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic maps
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Genetic maps

... have 2 pages. I believe there are 4 strategies for identification and cloning diseasegenes: - positional cloning - positional-independent candidate-cloning - positinal candidate-cloning ...

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by hurly
Sat May 13, 2006 7:38 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic maps
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