TABLE 1

Theoretical sample sizes of intercross, backcross, and recombinant inbred designs necessary to achieve 80% power with dense (Δ = 0) markers

H2v2 ρ IntercrossBackcrossRecombinant inbred
0.750.150.0139144117
0.2139121118
–0.2139206118
0.250.050.0440632264
0.2440430271
–0.24401194271