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SNP-Based Mapping of Crossover Recombination in Caenorhabditis elegans

  • Grace C. Bazan
  • Kenneth J. HillersEmail author
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Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 745)

Abstract

Caenorhabditis elegans is an important experimental organism for the study of recombination during meiosis. Here, we provide methods for the use of single-nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for the study of crossing over in C. elegans.

Key words

Crossing over recombination PCR snip-SNP 

Notes

Acknowledgments

Anne Villeneuve helped with the preparation of a previous version of this manuscript. K.J.H. was supported by Award Number R15HD059093 from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Biological SciencesCalifornia Polytechnic State UniversitySan Luis ObispoUSA

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