Table 2

WT individuals assayed by dCAPS for presence ofFGF20c.535A > T
Breed No. of individuals
Appenzeller 4
Araucana 4
Brahma 3
Buff Orpington 4
Cochin 3
Croad Langshan 4
Derbyshire Redcap 4
Dorking 4
Hamburg 4
Indian Game 4
Ixworth 4
Leghorn (coloured) 4
Lincolnshire Buff 4
Maran 4
Marsh Daisy 4
Norfolk Grey 4
Old English Pheasant Fowl 4
Rhode Island Red 3
Scots Dumpy 4
Scots Grey 3
Silkie 4
Spanish 4
Light Sussex 4
Sussex 4

DNA was obtained from 24 breeds of chicken [33] consisting of individuals from 3 or 4 flocks to maximise between- and within-breed genetic diversity.

Wells et al.

Wells et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:257   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-257

Open Data