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Genome-wide linkage analysis of QTL for growth and body composition employing the PorcineSNP60 BeadChip

Ana I Fernández1*, Dafne Pérez-Montarelo1, Carmen Barragán1, Yuliaxis Ramayo-Caldas2, Noelia Ibáñez-Escriche4, Anna Castelló2, Jose Luis Noguera4, Luis Silió1, Josep María Folch23 and M Carmen Rodríguez1

Author Affiliations

1 Departamento de Mejora Genética Animal, INIA, Ctra. De la Coruña km. 7, Madrid, 28040, Spain

2 Departament de Ciència Animal i dels Aliments, Facultat de Veterinària, UAB, 08193, Bellaterra, Spain. Present address: Consorci CSIC-IRTA-UAB (Centre de Recerca en Agrigenòmica), Edifici CRAG, Campus UAB, Bellaterra, Spain

3 Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG), Consortium CSIC-IRTA-UAB-UB. Edifici CRAG, Campus Universitat Autonoma Barcelona, 08193, Bellaterra, Spain

4 Genètica i Millora Animal, IRTA Lleida, 25198, Lleida, Spain

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BMC Genetics 2012, 13:41  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-41

Published: 20 May 2012

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Table S1. Positions and additive effects of significant QTL at the chromosome-wide level (q-value < 0.10).

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