Chicken genome mapping: a new era in avian genetics

David W. Burt, Nat Bumstead, J. James Bitgood, F. Abel Ponce De Leon, Lyman B. Crittenden

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More than 460 loci representing either expressed or anonymous sequences have been mapped on to the first comprehensive molecular genetic linkage map of the chicken genome. Here, we review the current status of poultry genome mapping and discuss some of the new opportunities this provides.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)190-194
Number of pages5
JournalTrends in Genetics
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1995


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