Table 1

Pearson correlation (r2) between PRKAG3 gene expression and phenotypic measurements in 3 crossbred pig population: Large White, Duroc and Pietrain-sired F1 female offspring with a common Large White x Landrace background
Trait category Trait Large white X Duroc X Pietrain X
n = 30 n = 23 n = 31
Glycolytic Potential Driploss%
    0.562
***
−0.167 0.278
Cookloss% D1
    0.503
***
0.241 0.002
Cookloss% D7 0.354* −0.015 0.074
pHULT
    0.504
***
−0.44* −0.312
ECULT 0.383* −0.396 0.241
Colour L* LT D1
    0.540
***
0.363 0.232
Colour L* LT D3
    0.436
**
0.210 0.149
Colour L* LT D7 0.362* 0.42* 0.199
Intra Muscular Fat IMF%
    0.438
**
−0.246 0.130

Significance denoted by * = <0.05, ** = <0.01, *** = <0.005.

Associations significant at the Bonferroni-adjusted alpha are underlined. Bonferroni-adjusted alpha levels were as follows for single SNP association analysis: Large White =0.015, Duroc =0.014, Pietrain =0.013.

Ryan et al.

Ryan et al. BMC Genetics 2012 13:66   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-66

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