TABLE 1

The average number of SNPs and QCI (in megabases) as a function of the number of strains analyzed

No. of SNPsQCIa
Initial length (Mb)No. of strains:234234
51901115010913.16 (36.8)2.43 (51.3)2.28 (54.4)
2 870 596 5801.40 (29.8)1.17 (41.5)1.13 (43.6)
1 492 367 3620.79 (21.0)0.70 (29.8)0.69 (30.9)
  • a See text for further definition of the QTL-containing interval. The numbers in parentheses represent the percentage of interval-length reduction.