Table 4

Genotype frequencies of the MOCS1 deletion

wt/wt

wt/del

del/del


Affected calves

0

0

154

Carriers

2*

219

0

Unrelated Simmental cattle

599

17

0

Cattle from four other breeds

241

0

0

Total

843

236

154


The parents of arachnomelia syndrome-affected calves. *The arachnomelia syndrome signs of the affected calves that are descendents from these two sires are considered to be phenocopies [2].

Buitkamp et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:11   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-11

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