Table 7

RMSE of the QTL location before or after adjustment

True QTL location (M)


0.1

0.2


Before1

28.6

23.6

After2

26.6

21.3


Results based on 5000 simulations per case in a backcross population of 100 progeny. There were 6 markers equally distributed on 1 M.

1RMSE for the estimated QTL location.

2RMSE for the estimated QTL location after adjusting the estimated QTL location by the proposed algorithm.

Wang et al. BMC Genetics 2012 13:29   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-29

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