This article is part of the supplement: Proceedings of the Avian Genomics Conference and Gene Ontology Annotation Workshop

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Extent and consistency of linkage disequilibrium and identification of DNA markers for production and egg quality traits in commercial layer chicken populations

Behnam Abasht1, Erin Sandford1, Jesus Arango2, Petek Settar2, Janet E Fulton2, Neil P O'Sullivan2, Abebe Hassen1, David Habier1, Rohan L Fernando1, Jack CM Dekkers1 and Susan J Lamont1*

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1 Department of Animal Science and Center for Integrated Animal Genomics, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA

2 Hy-Line International, Dallas Center, IA 50063, USA

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BMC Genomics 2009, 10(Suppl 2):S2  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-10-S2-S2

Published: 14 July 2009

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SNPs identified to be associated with traits in Line 1.

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