Table 1 Information for the seven simulated QTL using genotypes of the first MAGIC population of mice
QTLChromosomePosition (cM)BinVarianceaProportionb
QTL-1141.352090.100.046
QTL-2221.166020.200.092
QTL-3358.7913130.300.138
QTL-4365.1813480.300.138
QTL-5427.4215640.400.185
QTL-6441.1916410.400.185
QTL-7528.6519940.100.046
  • a Variance of a QTL, which is defined as Embedded Image, and the variance is taken across all individuals in the MAGIC population.

  • b Proportion of the total phenotypic variance explained by the QTL.