Integration of trinucleotide microsatellites into a linkage map of Citrus

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TitleIntegration of trinucleotide microsatellites into a linkage map of Citrus
AuthorsKijas J, Thomas M, Fowler J, Roose M
TypeJournal Article
Journal NameTheoretical and applied genetics
Volume94
Issue5
Year1997
Page(s)701-706
CitationKijas J, Thomas M, Fowler J, Roose M. Integration of trinucleotide microsatellites into a linkage map of Citrus. Theoretical and applied genetics. 1997 Apr; 94(5):701-706.

Abstract

We report the successful assignment of the first seven microsatellite markers to the Citrus RFLP and isozyme map. A total of 14 microsatellite primer pairs were developed and tested for amplification and product-length polymorphism within a population of plants previously used for linkage-map construction. In each case, the successfully assigned microsatellite mapped to the termini of a different linkage group indicating a widespread distribution throughout the genome. Analysis of allele segregation revealed that two of nine microsatellites displayed a significant deviation from expected ratios (P > 0.5). This was compared with other marker types within Citrus and a similar proportion of skewed loci was also found to be present. The analysis of two markers was complicated by the non-amplification of an inherited null allele within the mapping population. The successful integration of microsatellites into the genetic map of Citrus demonstrates the utility of this marker type for genetic analysis within wide intergeneric plant crosses.
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Citrus-Sacaton/Troyer-RIL-1997
Stocks
This publication contains information about 3 stocks:
Stock NameUniquenameType
SacatonSacatoncultivar
TroyerTroyercultivar
Sacaton/TroyerSacaton/Troyerpopulation
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Publication TypeJournal Article
Publication Date1997 Apr
Language Abbreng
Journal AbbreviationTheor. appl. genet.
KeywordsCitroncirus webberi, microsatellite repeats, genetic markers, chromosome mapping, linkage groups, alleles, restriction fragment length polymorphism, isozymes, segregation, citrus paradisi x poncirus trifoliata
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