Fine mapping of a QTL on bovine chromosome 6 using imputed full sequence data suggests a key role for the group - specific component ( GC ) gene in clinical mastitis and milk production
作者: Hanne Gro OlsenTim Martin KnutsenAnna M. Lewandowska-SabatHarald GroveTorfinn NomeMorten SvendsenMariann ArnyasiMarte SodelandKristil K. SundsaasenSandra Rinne DahlBjørg HeringstadHanne H. HansenIngrid OlsakerMatthew Peter KentSigbjørn Lien
作者单位: 1Norwegian University of Life Sciences
2Geno Breeding and AI Association
3Institute of Marine Research
4University of Agder
5Oslo University Hospital
刊名: Genetics Selection Evolution, 2016, Vol.48 (1)
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1186/s12711-016-0257-2
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Clinical mastitis is an inflammation of the mammary gland and causes significant costs to dairy production. It is unfavourably genetically correlated to milk production, and, thus, knowledge of the mechanisms that underlie these traits would be valuable to improve both of them simultaneously through breeding. A quantitative trait locus (QTL) that affects both clinical mastitis and milk production has recently been fine-mapped to around 89 Mb on bovine chromosome 6 (BTA6), but identification of the gene that underlies this QTL was not possible due to the strong linkage disequilibrium between single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) within this region. Our aim was to identify the gene and, if possible, the causal polymorphism(s) responsible for this QTL through...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • mastitis 乳房炎
  • GC Garbage Collection
  • specific 
  • mapping 映象
  • component 成分
  • sequence 次序
  • bovine 牛的
  • chromosome 染色体
  • production 生产
  • group