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Genetic Markers for Quantitative Traits

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Single base pair changes in DNA (referred to as a single nucleotide polymorphism or SNP) are found throughout the genomes of eukaryote species. If the SNP is associated with phenotype differences of a quantitative trait, it can serve as a genetic marker for the trait.

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A genomic region influencing a quantitative phenotype is typically referred to as

A

PQRS.

B

QTL.

C

SQL.

D

Taq.