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- Reber, I.; Keller, I.; Becker, D.; Flury, C.; Welle, M.; Drögemüller, C.
- Animal genetics 2015 v.46 no.3 pp. 316-320
- wattles, etc ; alleles; appendages; genome-wide association study; goat breeds; goats; heterozygosity; loci; nucleotide sequences; parents; phenotype; progeny; single nucleotide polymorphism; throat; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... The presence of congenital appendages (wattles) on the throat of goats is supposed to be under genetic control with a dominant mode of inheritance. Wattles contain a cartilaginous core covered with normal skin resembling early stages of extremities. To map the dominant caprine wattles (W) locus, we collected samples of 174 goats with wattles and 167 goats without wattles from nine different Swiss ...
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