Framework Map

Abstract

A framework map is a genome map giving the positions of selected mapped features at a high degree of confidence. It contrasts with a ‘comprehensive map’, which shows all available mapped markers, even though the local ordering of many of them may be in doubt.

Keywords: genome map; marker; comprehensive map; confidence level; experimental errors

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Dear, Paul H(Sep 2005) Framework Map. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0005359]