Animal Genetics

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Edited By: Hans Lenstra

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 7/58 (Agriculture Dairy & Animal Science); 123/165 (Genetics & Heredity)

Online ISSN: 1365-2052


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Detection of selection signatures of population-specific genomic regions selected during domestication process in Jinhua pigs

      Zhengcao Li, Jiucheng Chen, Zhen Wang, Yuchun Pan, Qishan Wang, Ningying Xu and Zhengguang Wang

      Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12475

    2. Novel Y-chromosome short tandem repeats in Sus scrofa and their variation in European wild boar and domestic pig populations

      L. Iacolina, V. Brajković, A. Canu, N. Šprem, V. Cubric-Curik, L. Fontanesi, U. Saarma, M. Apollonio and M. Scandura

      Version of Record online: 25 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12483

    3. Genome-wide methylation profile following prenatal and postnatal dietary omega-3 fatty acid supplementation in pigs

      R. L. Boddicker, J. E. Koltes, E. R. Fritz-Waters, L. Koesterke, N. Weeks, T. Yin, V. Mani, D. Nettleton, J. M. Reecy, L. H. Baumgard, J. D. Spencer, N. K. Gabler and J. W. Ross

      Version of Record online: 25 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12468

  2. Short Communication

    1. A genome-wide association study of heat stress-associated SNPs in catfish

      Y. Jin, T. Zhou, X. Geng, S. Liu, A. Chen, J. Yao, C. Jiang, S. Tan, B. Su and Z. Liu

      Version of Record online: 1 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12482

  3. Brief Notes

    1. C-type lysozyme gene haplotypes in Rhode Island Red layer chickens are associated with hatchability and survival

      Huaxiang Yan, Changsuo Yang, Junfeng Yao, Hong Li, Zhigang Xu and Jiahao Wang

      Version of Record online: 1 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12461

    2. High-density SNP-based genetic map for Odontobutis potamophila

      Hongwei Zhang, Long Huang, Shaowu Yin, Guosong Zhang, Yandong Ding and Xue Zang

      Version of Record online: 1 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12471

  4. Original Articles

    1. You have full text access to this OnlineOpen article
      Genome-wide genetic variation discovery in Chinese Taihu pig breeds using next generation sequencing

      Z. Wang, Q. Chen, R. Liao, Z. Zhang, X. Zhang, X. Liu, M. Zhu, W. Zhang, M. Xue, H. Yang, Y. Zheng, Q. Wang and Y. Pan

      Version of Record online: 27 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12465

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      GO-FAANG meeting: a Gathering On Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes

      Christopher K. Tuggle, Elisabetta Giuffra, Stephen N. White, Laura Clarke, Huaijun Zhou, Pablo J. Ross, Hervé Acloque, James M. Reecy, Alan Archibald, Rebecca R. Bellone, Michèle Boichard, Amanda Chamberlain, Hans Cheng, Richard P.M.A. Crooijmans, Mary E. Delany, Carrie J. Finno, Martien A. M. Groenen, Ben Hayes, Joan K. Lunney, Jessica L. Petersen, Graham S. Plastow, Carl J. Schmidt, Jiuzhou Song and Mick Watson

      Version of Record online: 24 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12466

    3. Identification of copy number variations in three Chinese horse breeds using 70K single nucleotide polymorphism BeadChip array

      Adiljan Kader, Xuexue Liu, Kunzhe Dong, Shen Song, Jianfei Pan, Min Yang, Xiaofei Chen, Xiaohong He, Lin Jiang and Yuehui Ma

      Version of Record online: 21 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12451

  5. Short Communication

  6. Original Articles

    1. Genetic diversity analyses reveal first insights into breed-specific selection signatures within Swiss goat breeds

      A. Burren, M. Neuditschko, H. Signer-Hasler, M. Frischknecht, I. Reber, F. Menzi, C. Drögemüller and C. Flury

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12476

    2. Variations at regulatory regions of the milk protein genes are associated with milk traits and coagulation properties in the Sarda sheep

      A. Noce, M. Pazzola, M. L. Dettori, M. Amills, A. Castelló, A. Cecchinato, G. Bittante and G. M. Vacca

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12474

  7. Short Communication

    1. Next generation semiconductor based sequencing of bitter taste receptor genes in different pig populations and association analysis using a selective DNA pool-seq approach

      A. Ribani, F. Bertolini, G. Schiavo, E. Scotti, V. J. Utzeri, S. Dall'Olio, P. Trevisi, P. Bosi and L. Fontanesi

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12472

  8. Original Articles

    1. Locus-specific ancestry to detect recent response to selection in admixed Swiss Fleckvieh cattle

      N. Khayatzadeh, G. Mészáros, Y. T. Utsunomiya, J. F. Garcia, U. Schnyder, B. Gredler, I. Curik and J. Sölkner

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12470

    2. Identification and differential expression of microRNAs in the ovaries of pigs (Sus scrofa) with high and low litter sizes

      L. Huang, Z. J. Yin, Y. F. Feng, X. D. Zhang, T. Wu, Y. Y. Ding, P. F. Ye, K. Fu and M. Q. Zhang

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12452

  9. Short Communication

    1. Comprehensive investigation of nucleotide diverdity in yaks

      Xiangpeng Yue, Yusheng Liang, Yulin Liang and Fadi Li

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12467

    2. Effect of polymorphisms in the CAMKMT gene on growth traits in Ujumqin sheep

      Xiaomeng Ma, Long Guan, Junli Xuan, Huihua Wang, Zehu Yuan, Mingming Wu, Ruizao Liu, Caiye Zhu, Caihong Wei, Fuping Zhao, Lixin Du and Li Zhang

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12455

    3. The Mendelian inheritance of rare flesh and shell colour variants in the black-lipped pearl oyster (Pinctada margaritifera)

      Chin-Long Ky, Seiji Nakasai, Steve Pommier, Manaarii Sham Koua and Dominique Devaux

      Version of Record online: 20 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12454

  10. Original Articles

    1. Characterization of the NLRC5 promoter in chicken: SNPs, regulatory elements and CpG islands

      X. M. Guo, X. P. Liu, G. B. Chang, L. Xu, Y. L. Bi, H. Z. Wang, Y. Zhang, P. F. Zhu, Y. Wu and G. H. Chen

      Version of Record online: 18 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12450

  11. Short Communication

    1. Mapping the four-horned locus and testing the polled locus in three Chinese sheep breeds

      Xiaohong He, Zhengkui Zhou, Yabin Pu, Xiaofei Chen, Yuehui Ma and Lin Jiang

      Version of Record online: 18 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12464

  12. Original Articles

    1. Candidate gene analysis of osteochondrosis in Spanish Purebred horses

      N. Sevane, S. Dunner, A. Boado and J. Cañon

      Version of Record online: 16 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12453

  13. Short Communication

    1. The SNP g.1311T>C associated with the absence of β-casein in goat milk influences CSN2 promoter activity

      G. Cosenza, M. Iannaccone, B. A. Pico, L. Ramunno and R. Capparelli

      Version of Record online: 9 JUL 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12443

    2. Association analysis between feed efficiency studies and expression of hypothalamic neuropeptide genes in laying ducks

      T. Zeng, L. Chen, X. Du, S. J. Lai, S. P. Huang, Y. L. Liu and L. Z. Lu

      Version of Record online: 22 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12457

  14. Reviews

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      The canine era: the rise of a biomedical model

      F. G. van Steenbeek, M. K. Hytönen, P. A. J. Leegwater and H. Lohi

      Version of Record online: 21 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12460

  15. Short Communication

    1. Comparison of DMRT3 genotypes among American Saddlebred horses with reference to gait

      I. C. Regatieri, J. E. Eberth, F. Sarver, T. L. Lear and E. Bailey

      Version of Record online: 14 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12458

  16. Brief Notes

    1. A nonsense mutation in the myeloperoxidase gene is responsible for hereditary myeloperoxidase deficiency in an Italian hound dog

      Fabio Gentilini, Elisa Zambon, Danilo Mancini and Maria Elena Turba

      Version of Record online: 14 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12463

  17. Original Articles

    1. Analysis of the porcine APOA2 gene expression in liver, polymorphism identification and association with fatty acid composition traits

      M. Ballester, M. Revilla, A. Puig-Oliveras, J. A. P. Marchesi, A. Castelló, J. Corominas, A. I. Fernández and J. M. Folch

      Version of Record online: 14 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12462

  18. Short Communication

    1. Genome-wide association study for the level of serum electrolytes in Italian Large White pigs

      S. Bovo, G. Schiavo, G. Mazzoni, S. Dall'Olio, G. Galimberti, D. G. Calò, E. Scotti, F. Bertolini, L. Buttazzoni, A. B. Samorè and L. Fontanesi

      Version of Record online: 14 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12459

  19. Brief Notes

    1. A non-synonymous mutation in GDF9 is highly associated with litter size in cashmere goats

      Jin Zhao, Shaoqing Liu, Xiaobing Zhou, Rui Zhang, Yan Li, Xiaolong Wang and Yulin Chen

      Version of Record online: 14 JUN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12447

  20. Original Articles

    1. Long-term selection for litter size in swine results in shifts in allelic frequency in regions involved in reproductive processes

      M. D. Trenhaile, J. L. Petersen, S. D. Kachman, R. K. Johnson and D. C. Ciobanu

      Version of Record online: 26 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12448

  21. Brief Notes

    1. MFSD8 single-base pair deletion in a Chihuahua with neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis

      Philemon Karli, Anna Oevermann, Anina Bauer, Vidhya Jagannathan and Tosso Leeb

      Version of Record online: 5 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12449

    2. Inheritance of chronic superficial keratitis in Australian Greyhounds

      Suvanna Cheng, Denise Wigney, Bianca Haase and Claire M. Wade

      Version of Record online: 5 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12446

  22. Short Communications

    1. Genome-wide association study of growth traits in Jinghai Yellow chicken hens using SLAF-seq technology

      W. H. Wang, J. Y. Wang, T. Zhang, Y. Wang, Y. Zhang and K. Han

      Version of Record online: 13 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12346


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