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Glossary Term
Glossary Term Simple Sequence Repeat (SSR)
Definition A sequence consisting largely of a tandem repeat of a specific k-mer (such as (CA)15). Many SSRs are polymorphic and have been widely used in genetic mapping.

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last database update
11/18/2014
MGI 5.20
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