fixed allele

fixed allele

[‚fikst ə′lēl]
(genetics)
An allele that is homozygous in all members of a population.
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When the series of POD tests (Tests 2 and 3) were applied, most of the non-POD QTL with large or medium effects (close to 100%) were not classified as POD under the assumption of fixed alleles in the grand parents.
The proportion of SNPs with zero MAF was highest in Hanwoo, reflecting the presence of single fixed alleles.