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in·ter·cross

(in'tĕr-kros),
A mating between two individuals both heterozygous at a specified locus or loci.
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in·ter·cross

(in'tĕr-kraws)
A mating between two individuals both heterozygous at a specified locus or loci.
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Genome-wide association study of meat quality traits in a White Durocx Erhualian F2 intercross and Chinese Sutai pigs.
A relevant QTL mapped close to Choldq7 on Chr 19 is Hdlq48, which was identified in an [F.sub.2] intercross between B6 and A/J mice [14].
Algorithm 3 IF [N.sub.eff] < [N.sub.T] FOR i = 1 : [N.sub.1] Chose randomly two particles [mathematical expression not reproducible] to intercross by [[??].sup.(a)] (k) = [epsilon][x.sup.(a)] (k) + (1 - [epsilon]) [x.sup.(b)] (k) [[??].sup.(b)] (k) = [epsilon][x.sup.(b)] (k) + (1 - [epsilon]) [x.sup.(a)] (k) [[??].sup.(a)] (k) = [epsilon] [[omega].sup.(a)] (k) + (1 - [epsilon]) [[omega].sup.(b)] (k) [[??].sup.(b)] (k) = [epsilon] [[omega].sup.(b)] (k) + (1 - [epsilon]) [[omega].sup.(a)] (k) where [epsilon] ~ U(0, 1) and a, b [member of] {1, 2, ...
During intercross phase, frequency of favourable allele for two background QTLs basically keep constant.
Double factor variance analysis showed that salt stress, drought stress, and salt drought intercross stress had significant effects on POD activity of T.
However, the analyses did not detect QTLs associated with this phenotype that previously had been mapped in an [F.sub.2] intercross population.
The [F.sub.1] hybrids were intercrossed resulting in a total of 535 [F.sub.2] progeny.
In the previous study [35], a SNP in the intron region of GLP2R associated significantly with the intramuscular fat in a Large WhitexMinzhu intercross population.
With this view, an elaborated RIL approach was proposed as advanced intercross (AI) scheme permitting random matings among mapping individuals in [F.sub.3], [F.sub.4], and successive generations [11, 55, 56].
One-quarter of the intercross progeny will inherit the donor segment from both parents and constitute an ISC strain (ISCS).