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Table 1 Proportion of estimated QTL locations at marker locations according to the population size under H0

From: Statistical properties of interval mapping methods on quantitative trait loci location: impact on QTL/eQTL analyses

  Number of individuals (s× d× p)1
  60 (3 × 1 × 20) 100 (5 × 1 × 20) 300 (5 × 2 × 30) 400 (5 × 2 × 40) 800 (5 × 4 × 40)
Proportion2 (%) 64.2 63.8 65.3 67.1 66.0
  1. 1The population structure was a mixture of full and half sib families for given numbers of sires (s), dams per sire (d), and progeny per dam (p).
  2. 2Proportion of QTL located at a marker position (3 markers at 0 M, 0.2 M and 0.4 M).