Definition: a map of a stretch of DNA with ordered landmarks a known distance from each other; the ultimate physical map would be the base sequence of the entire chromosome.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.