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This statistical analysis narrows the putative QTL region to approx 10 cM (see Note 8). h. Composite interval mapping; this option analyzes for QTL using simple-interval mapping but also taking into consideration other forms of variance and can thus identify more than one QTL per location (see Note 9). 8. Interpret results. a. Threshold values: the likelihood of a QTL occurring at a particular locus vs no QTL is calculated using the LOD score. If the LOD exceeds a threshold LOD score then a putative QTL is likely at that locus (44).
1987) Design and construction of a versatile system for the expression of foreign genes in plants. Gene 61, 1–11. 3 Using Quantitative Trait Loci Analysis to Select Plants for Altered Radionuclide Accumulation Katharine A. Payne, Helen C. Bowen, John P. Hammond, Corrina R. Hampton, Philip J. White, and Martin R. Broadley Summary The uptake and accumulation of toxic cations, including radionuclides, by plants growing on contaminated soils can adversely affect the health of humans and livestock.
2. Longer counting time usually equals better accuracy. Payne et al. (41) used 900 s as a pragmatic optimum to count each sample. 36 Payne et al. Fig. 1. Arabidopsis thaliana grown for 18 d in nutrient-replete agar supplemented with 1 PM Cs inside a polycarbonate box (dimensions ca. 10 u 10 u 10 cm). Cape Verde Island accessions are on the left, Landsberg erecta on the right. QTL Analysis for Altered Radionuclide Accumulation 37 Fig. 2. (A) Shoot fresh weight and (B) shoot Cs concentration of Arabidopsis thaliana grown for 28 d in nutrient-replete agar supplemented with 1 PM Cs.