Analysis of genetic variants of coat colour loci and their influence on the coat colour phenotype and quantitative performance traits in the pig

Doctoral thesis German OPEN
Siebel, Krista;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Freie Universität Berlin Universitätsbibliothek, Garystr. 39, 14195 Berlin
  • Subject: 630 Landwirtschaft, Veterinärmedizin | Coat | Pigs | Colour | Performance | 630 Agriculture, Veterinary medicine | Inheritance
    • ddc: ddc:630
    mesheuropmc: genetic structures

The influence of four single coat colour loci (KIT, MC1R, TYR, ASP) on the coat colour phenotype and performance traits in the pig have been investigated in a resource population. The research revealed an unknown genotype for the white phenotype in the pig. The influenc... View more
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