Animal Genetics

Cover image for Vol. 45 Issue 4

August 2014

Volume 45, Issue 4

Pages 461–615

  1. Articles

    1. Top of page
    2. Articles
    3. Short Communications
    4. Brief Notes
    1. DNA polymorphisms and transcript abundance of PRKAG2 and phosphorylated AMP-activated protein kinase in the rumen are associated with gain and feed intake in beef steers (pages 461–472)

      A. K. Lindholm-Perry, L. A. Kuehn, W. T. Oliver, R. J. Kern, R. A. Cushman, J. R. Miles, A. K. McNeel and H. C. Freetly

      Version of Record online: 15 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12151

    2. High-resolution melt analysis does not reveal mutagenic risk in sexed sperm and in vitro-derived bovine embryos (pages 473–478)

      A. Pozzi, C. Previtali, A. Lukaj, A. Galli, G. Bongioni and R. Puglisi

      Version of Record online: 15 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12159

    3. BosFinder: a novell pre-microRNA gene prediction algorithm in Bos taurus (pages 479–484)

      B. Sadeghi, H. Ahmadi, S. Azimzadeh-Jamalkandi, M. R. Nassiri and A. Masoudi-Nejad

      Version of Record online: 16 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12170

    4. Quantitative trait loci mapping for conjugated linoleic acid, vaccenic acid and ∆9-desaturase in Italian Brown Swiss dairy cattle using selective DNA pooling (pages 485–499)

      M. G. Strillacci, E. Frigo, F. Canavesi, Y. Ungar, F. Schiavini, L. Zaniboni, L. Reghenzani, M. C. Cozzi, A. B. Samoré, Y. Kashi, E. Shimoni, R. Tal-Stein, M. Soller, E. Lipkin and A. Bagnato

      Version of Record online: 9 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12174

    5. Associations between single nucleotide polymorphisms in 33 candidate genes and meat quality traits in commercial pigs (pages 508–516)

      C. Y. Zhang, Z. Wang, H. L. Bruce, J. Janz, E. Goddard, S. Moore and G. S. Plastow

      Version of Record online: 7 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12155

    6. Evaluation of genetic introgression from domesticated pigs into the Ryukyu wild boar population on Iriomote Island in Japan (pages 517–523)

      K. Murakami, S. Yoshikawa, S. Konishi, Y. Ueno, S. Watanabe and Y. Mizoguchi

      Version of Record online: 23 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12157

    7. Three novel quantitative trait loci for skin thickness in swine identified by linkage and genome-wide association studies (pages 524–533)

      Huashui Ai, Shijun Xiao, Zhiyan Zhang, Bin Yang, Lin Li, Yuanmei Guo, Guoshan Lin, Jun Ren and Lusheng Huang

      Version of Record online: 5 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12163

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      Genetic diversity and population structure of Mongolian domestic Bactrian camels (Camelus bactrianus) (pages 550–558)

      B. Chuluunbat, P. Charruau, K. Silbermayr, T. Khorloojav and P. A. Burger

      Version of Record online: 20 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12158

    9. Towards genomic selection for facial eczema disease tolerance in the New Zealand sheep industry (pages 559–564)

      S. H. Phua, D. L. Hyndman, H. J. Baird, B. Auvray, J. C. McEwan, M. A. Lee and K. G. Dodds

      Version of Record online: 7 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12167

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      Mutations in Ovis aries TMEM154 are associated with lower small ruminant lentivirus proviral concentration in one sheep flock (pages 565–571)

      F. A. Alshanbari, M. R. Mousel, J. O. Reynolds, L. M. Herrmann-Hoesing, M. A. Highland, G. S. Lewis and S. N. White

      Version of Record online: 16 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12181

  2. Short Communications

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    2. Articles
    3. Short Communications
    4. Brief Notes
    1. Performance of different SNP panels for parentage testing in two East Asian cattle breeds (pages 572–575)

      E. M. Strucken, B. Gudex, M. H. Ferdosi, H. K. Lee, K. D. Song, J. P. Gibson, M. Kelly, E. K. Piper, L. R. Porto-Neto, S. H. Lee and C. Gondro

      Version of Record online: 15 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12154

    2. A candidate gene association study for nine economically important traits in Italian Holstein cattle (pages 576–580)

      L. Fontanesi, D. G. Calò, G. Galimberti, R. Negrini, R. Marino, A. Nardone, P. Ajmone-Marsan and V. Russo

      Version of Record online: 2 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12164

    3. Bos indicus introgression into (peri-)alpine cattle breeds – evidence from the analysis of bovine whey protein variants (pages 585–588)

      J. L. Tetens, S. Qanbari, C. Drögemüller, E. C. G. Pimentel, J. Bennewitz, G. Thaller and J. Tetens

      Version of Record online: 16 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12185

    4. QTL analysis of body weight and carcass body length traits in an F2 intercross between Landrace and Korean native pigs (pages 589–592)

      C. K. Yoo, H. B. Park, J. B. Lee, E. J. Jung, B. M. Kim, H. I. Kim, S. J. Ahn, M. S. Ko, I. C. Cho and H. T. Lim

      Version of Record online: 5 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12166

  3. Brief Notes

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    2. Articles
    3. Short Communications
    4. Brief Notes
    1. New variants in the melanocortin 1 receptor gene (MC1R) in Asian cattle (pages 609–610)

      Yi Zhang, Qiang Li, Shaohui Ye, Muhammad O. Faruque, Ying Yu, Dongxiao Sun, Shengli Zhang and Yachun Wang

      Version of Record online: 5 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12160

    2. Association of a single-nucleotide polymorphism in myosin-binding protein C, slow-type (MYBPC1) gene with marbling in Japanese Black beef cattle (pages 611–612)

      Bin Tong, Seiki Sasaki, Youji Muramatsu, Takeshi Ohta, Hiroyuki Kose, Hideaki Yamashiro, Tatsuo Fujita and Takahisa Yamada

      Version of Record online: 9 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12172

    3. Genetic variation at the caprine lactalbumin, alpha (LALBA) gene and its association with milk lactose concentration (pages 612–613)

      Ali Zidi, Eduard Casas, Marcel Amills, Jordi Jordana, Juan Carrizosa, Baltasar Urrutia and Juan M. Serradilla

      Version of Record online: 9 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12152

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      Association analysis of variant near ZNF389 with ewe cumulative production in three sheep breeds (pages 613–614)

      S. N. White, M. R. Mousel, M. V. Gonzalez, M. A. Highland, L. M. Herrmann-Hoesing, J. B. Taylor and D. P. Knowles

      Version of Record online: 11 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12161