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Meaning of locus




Danilo Enrique Noreña Benítez

locus
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Fixed place, location. Locus. It is also used in genetics to determine the position of a gene or chromosome.

  




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Latin LOCUS place 1 . In Geometry : Geometric Place . 2 . In cell biology : fixed position on a chromosome, which determines the position of a gene or marker. By extension , in evolutionary computing – Used to identify positions of interest in certain sequences.

  



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