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One of the challenging task of human genome project was assigning genetic and physical maps on genome.what does it mean and how is it done

One of the challenging task of human genome project was assigning genetic and physical maps on genome.what does it mean and how is it done

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Aabid Hussain
askIITians Faculty 576 Points
5 years ago
Hi Nihala,

Genetic mapping is the technique to figure out the locus of different genes over the chromosomes and is measured in centiMorgan (cM). Whereas physical map deal with the distance between the genes and is measured in terms of base pairs (bp)

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