Lack of significant associations with early career performance suggest no link between the DMRT3 "Gait Keeper" mutation and precocity in Coldblooded trotters

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Jäderkvist Fegraeus, Kim; Lawrence, Chameli; Petäjistö, Katrine; Johansson, Maria K.; Wiklund, Maja; Olsson, Christina; Andersson, Leif; Andersson, Lisa S; Røed, Knut H.; Ihler, Carl-Fredrik; Strand, Eric; Lindgren, Gabriella; Velie, Brandon D.;
(2017)
  • Publisher: PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE
  • Journal: volume 12,issue 5issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0177351, pmc: PMC5425215
  • Subject: Animal Performance | Molecular Biology | Research Article | Variant Genotypes | Norwegian People | Agriculture | Population Groupings | Genetics | People and Places | Labor Economics | Molecular Biology Techniques | Equines | Animals | Nonsense Mutation | Biology and Life Sciences | Veterinary Science | Genotyping | Research and Analysis Methods | Veterinärmedicin | Medicine | Employment | Heredity | Vertebrates | Amniotes | Q | Mutation | Ethnicities | Careers | R | Economics | Genetic Mapping | Mammals | Social Sciences | Science | Organisms | Animal Management | Horses

The Swedish-Norwegian Coldblooded trotter (CBT) is a local breed in Sweden and Norway mainly used for harness racing. Previous studies have shown that a mutation from cytosine (C) to adenine (A) in the doublesex and mab-3 related transcription factor 3 (DMRT3) gene has ... View more
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