Genomic Variations and Marker Technologies for Genome-Based Selection

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNext Generation Sequencing and Whole Genome Selection in Aquaculture
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9780813806372
StatePublished - Dec 10 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Base substitution along DNA chain - as single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs)
  • CNV in teleost fish, additional round of genome duplication - and random gene loss
  • DNA marker technologies, revealing DNA-level differences of genomes - among individuals of same species, and related taxa
  • Genetic variations - at the genomic level
  • Genome compositions, of each individual of same species - similar, and different at level of DNA sequences
  • Genome variations, and wide range of segmental inversions or rearrangements
  • Genomic variations and marker technologies - for genome-based selection
  • Molecular markers, and protein- and DNA markers - overcoming problems associated with phenotypic markers
  • Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) markers - RAPD, multilocus DNA fingerprinting technique using PCR, amplifying nuclear DNA with single short PCR primer
  • Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences

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