Molecular characterization of a long range haplotype affecting protein yield and mastitis susceptibility in Norwegian Red cattle
作者: Marte SodelandHarald GroveMatthew KentSimon TaylorMorten SvendsenBen J HayesSigbjørn Lien
作者单位: 1Norwegian University of Life Sciences
2Department of Primary Industries Victoria
刊名: BMC Genetics, 2011, Vol.12 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Journal
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-12-70
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Previous fine mapping studies in Norwegian Red cattle (NRC) in the region 86-90.4 Mb on Bos taurus chromosome 6 (BTA6) has revealed a quantitative trait locus (QTL) for protein yield (PY) around 88 Mb and a QTL for clinical mastitis (CM) around 90 Mb. The close proximity of these QTLs may partly explain the unfavorable genetic correlation between these two traits in NRC. A long range haplotype covering this region was introduced into the NRC population through the importation of a Holstein-Friesian bull (1606 Frasse) from Sweden in the 1970s. It has been suggested that this haplotype has a favorable effect on milk protein content but an unfavorable effect on mastitis susceptibility. Selective breeding for milk production traits is likely to have increased the...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • mastitis 乳房炎
  • cattle 
  • affecting 令人感动的
  • susceptibility 磁化率
  • protein 蛋白质
  • haplotype 单倍体型
  • yield 成品率
  • Norwegian 挪威
  • range 射程