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- Rosen, B.D., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Journal of dairy science 2019 v.102 no.4 pp. 3254-3258
- Hereford; X chromosome; bulls; cows; genetic analysis; genome; genome assembly; genome-wide association study; genotype; marker-assisted selection; single nucleotide polymorphism; statistical models
- ... In cattle, the X chromosome accounts for approximately 3 and 6% of the genome in bulls and cows, respectively. In spite of the large size of this chromosome, very few studies report analysis of the X chromosome in genome-wide association studies and genomic selection. This lack of genetic interrogation is likely due to the complexities of undertaking these studies given the hemizygous state of som ...