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Related to gene map: Genome map
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1. A linear designation of mutant sites in a gene, based upon the various frequencies of interallelic or intragenic recombination.
2. The DNA sequence of a gene annotated with sites of regulatory elements, introns, exons and mutations. See DNA sequence, Exon, Gene, Intron, Mutation, Recombination, Recombination frequency.
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