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- Ziegler, Andreas, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- BMC genetics 2016 v.17 no.1 pp. 135
- Charolais; Holstein; adrenal cortex; animal welfare; chromosomes; cows; free radical scavengers; gene expression; genes; genetic background; genetic variation; lactation; lipid metabolism; phenotype; phenotypic variation; puberty; quantitative trait loci; reproduction; single nucleotide polymorphism; stress response; temperament
- ... BACKGROUND: The importance of the adrenal gland in regard to lactation and reproduction in cattle has been recognized early. Caused by interest in animal welfare and the impact of stress on economically important traits in farm animals the adrenal gland and its function within the stress response is of increasing interest. However, the molecular mechanisms and pathways involved in stress-related e ...
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