Definitions

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  • n. A locus (gene) that is among the factors affecting a trait whose values of interest are continuous rather than merely two.

Etymologies

Initialism of quantitative trait locus (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In the 1990s, there was a surge of interest in finding and mapping genes that influence homosexuality in humans, and the recent work by Mustanski et al. 2005 extends this work to more modern QTL analysis.

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  • Paul Fisher just presented his PhD work on using workflows to improve the throughput of QTL matching against pathway information and phenotype.

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  • All the attacker has to do is send a bogus call to a the RTSP Real Time Streaming Protocol URL handler via HTML, JavaScript or through a QuickTime QTL file.

    Vulnerability Discovered in Apple QuickTime

  • Windows Media Player: 850k and 1500k Quicktime (MOV): 850k and 1500k Quicktime (QTL): 850k and 1500k Real...

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  • Qualcomm also promoted Derek Aberle to executive vice president & group president in addition to his job as president of Qualcomm Technology Licensing QTL, which sells technology licenses.

  • LTE chips for infringement, and - unlike Nortel, Samsung or even Broadcom - they lack their own hostages that QTL can threaten with its patent portfolio.

  • Nokia - large patent portfolios in the hands of other telecom companies have had no significant impact on the QTL business.

  • Postdocotral positions in Bioinformatics and in Linkage/QTL mapping

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  • QTL grants licenses to use portions of its intellectual property portfolio, which includes certain rights essential to and/or useful in the manufacture and sale of certain wireless products.

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  • This link provides a basic QTL file structure, but is not a comprehensive specification.

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