Quantitative trait loci and the relevance of phased haplotypes

Publikation: Bog/antologi/afhandling/rapportPh.d.-afhandling

  • Vivi Raundahl Gregersen, Danmark
Genetic control of different production traits and diseases within livestock has been of great interest since domenstication. SNPs have greatly facilitated the use of QTL studies in the search of genomic regions affecting different phenotypes. The studies have been conducted to identify regions underlying gentic control both as traditional linkage studies relying on genetic maps and as GWAS where an approach of phasing haplotypes within the QTL have been conducted to validate the regions. Overall, regions of interest have been identified for chronic pleuritis and osteochondrosis in addition to meat quality and boar taint in pigs, and for improved chees production within cows
OriginalsprogEngelsk
UdgivelsesstedGraduate School of Science and Technology
ForlagAarhus University, Faculty of Science and Technology
Antal sider177
ISBN (Trykt)978-87-92936-14-1
Rekvirerende organGraduate School of Science and Technology
StatusUdgivet - 19 nov. 2012

Note vedr. afhandling

Hovedvejleder: Christian Bendixen, Institut for Molekylærbiologi og Genetik
Medvejleder: Bo Thomsen, Institut for Molekylærbiologi og Genetik

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