synteny

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syn·te·ny

 (sĭn′tə-nē)
n.
The condition of two or more genes being located on the same chromosome whether or not there is demonstrable linkage between them.

[syn- + Greek tainiā, band; see taenia.]

syn·ten′ic (-tĕn′ĭk) adj.

synteny

(sɪnˈtɛnɪ)
n
(Genetics) the presence of two or more genes on the same chromosome
[C20: syn- + Greek tainia ribbon]
synˈtenic adj
Translations
Syntänie
References in periodicals archive ?
The paper, "Regions of Microsynteny in Magnaporthe grisae and Neurospora crassa," authored by seven Paradigm scientists, appeared in the July 26, 2001 issue of Fungal Genetics and Biology.