TABLE 2

Parameter values for the simulated scenarios, where Ne is the effective population size; NP is the number of individuals in the training set; h2 is the heritability; Prior is the prior used for π in BayesB; and Me is the number of independent chromosome segments

ScenarioNeNPh2PriorMe
12002000.3Informed445
220010000.3Informed445
3100010000.5Informed1887
4100010000.3Informed1887
5100010000.1Informed1887
610005000.3Informed1887
7100020000.3Informed1887
8100010000.357 QTL1887
9200020000.3Informed3543