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Glossary Term
Glossary Term Synteny
Definition The state of being on the same chromosome. A gene is also said to be syntenic to a particular chromosome if it is known to be located on that chromosome but is otherwise unmapped.
See also Conserved Synteny.

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last database update
11/18/2014
MGI 5.20
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