Table 1

Average r2 at various distances in four breeds

Breed

Adj.1

0.5 Mb2

1 Mb2

5 Mb2


Duroc

0.46

0.26

0.19

0.06

Hampshire

0.44

0.25

0.20

0.08

Landrace

0.36

0.19

0.15

0.06

Yorkshire

0.39

0.21

0.16

0.05


1Average r2 for SNP with adjacent map positions (exact spacing: 70 kb for Duroc, 74 kb for Hampshire, 60 kb for Landrace, and 61 kb Yorkshire).

2Average r2 for SNP spaced 0.5 Mb, 1 Mb and 5 Mb apart

Badke et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:24   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-24

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