genetic map

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Recent Examples on the Web But to find out which regions produce useful traits, researchers needed a reference point – a genetic map of switchgrass. Lee Roop | Lroop@al.com, al, "Alabama scientists move America closer to more biofuel," 12 Feb. 2021 Armed with their prior research, Corbett and Graham had a head start when Chinese scientists shared the genetic map of the new coronavirus in January 2020. Jonathan Lemire, Anchorage Daily News, "Biden says the US is securing enough vaccine for 300 million Americans by end of July," 11 Feb. 2021 Scientists sequence the genome -- the entire genetic map of the virus -- to find mutations that could affect how the virus spreads. Elizabeth Cohen, CNN, "CDC hopes to double the number of coronavirus samples checked for new mutations," 3 Jan. 2021 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, "China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO despite public praise," 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, "China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO despite public praise," 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, "China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO despite public praise," 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, "China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO despite public praise," 3 June 2020 The race to find the genetic map of the virus started in late December, according to the story that unfolds in interviews, documents and the WHO recordings. Fox News, "China delayed releasing coronavirus info, frustrating WHO despite public praise," 3 June 2020

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1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Genetic map.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/genetic%20map. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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genetic map

noun

Medical Definition of genetic map

: map

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