Table 1

Least square means and standard errors of the litter size of SN and GZ breeds at g.384 G >A locus
Locus Breed Genotype Number 1st parity litter size 2nd parity litter size 3rd parity litter size 4thparity litter size Average litter size
g.384G>A SN AA 44 1.57±0.09 2.02±0.08b 2.22±0.09b 2.21±0.10 2.00±0.05b
GA 144 1.44±0.05 1.97±0.05b 2.03±0.06 2.19±0.07 1.91±0.03
GG 69 1.48±0.07 1.79±0.07a 1.98±0.07a 2.21±0.08 1.86±0.04a
GZ AA 34 1.46±0.09 1.62±0.09 2.00±0.09b 1.94±0.09 1.75±0.04b
GA 130 1.48±0.05b 1.65±0.04 1.77±0.05a 1.94±0.05 1.71±0.02b
GG 67 1.33±0.06a 1.61±0.06 1.70±0.07a 1.91±0.07 1.63±0.03a

Note: Values with different superscripts within the same column in particular breed differ significantly at P < 0.05.

An et al.

An et al. BMC Genetics 2013 14:63   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-14-63

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