Table 1

Origin and sample size of different breeds included in this study

Data set

Breed

Code1

Tail status

Sampling area

Sample size


Zel-Lori Bakhtiari data set

Zel

ZEL

Thin tail

Iran

47

Lori-Bakhtiari

LOR

Fat tail

Iran

47

Ovine HapMap data set

Deccani

DEC

Thin tail

India

23

Scottish Black Face

SBF

Thin tail

United Kingdom

56

Bunder Oberland Sheep

BOS

Thin tail

Switzerland

24

Gulf Coast Native

GCN

Thin tail

North America

94

Karakas

KAR

Fat tail

Turkey

18

Norduz

NDZ

Fat tail

Turkey

20

Afshari

AFS

Fat tail

Iran

37


1 Code is the 3-letter code for each breed.

Moradi et al. BMC Genetics 2012 13:10   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-10

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