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Large scale genome-wide association and LDLA mapping study identifies QTLs for boar taint and related sex steroids

Eli Grindflek1*, Sigbjørn Lien23, Hanne Hamland13, Marianne HS Hansen13, Matthew Kent23, Maren van Son1 and Theo HE Meuwissen2

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1 NORSVIN (The Norwegian Pig Breeders Association), PO Box 504, 2304 Hamar, Norway

2 Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, PO Box 5003, 1432 Ås, Norway

3 Centre for Integrative Genetics (CIGENE), Norwegian University of Life Sciences, PO Box 5003 Ås, Norway

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BMC Genomics 2011, 12:362  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-12-362

Published: 13 July 2011

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Summary of the genetic maps, SSC1-SSC18, in Landrace and Duroc. An overview of the lengths of all the autosomal chromosomes (SSCs) in basepairs (bp) and centimorgans (cM), as well as number of SNPs per chromosome in Norwegian Landrace and Duroc.

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