Glossary of "Life (9th ed.)" by Sadava et al. (2011)
- An approach to DNA sequencing in which genetic markers are mapped and DNA sequences are aligned by matching overlapping sites of known sequence. (Contrast with shotgun sequencing.)
- Sadava, D., Hillis, D. M., Heller, H. C. & Berenbaum, M. R. 2011. Life: The Science of Biology, 9th ed. -xliv + 1266 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.