Table 1

Breed of origin of families used for recombination rate estimates
Breed Number of sires Number of meioses
Large White 71 198
Pietrain 53 113
Sino-European line 41 122
Landrace 32 91
Duroc 29 84
Meishan 13 18
Other 24 102
Total 263 728

Meishan families are nuclear families.

Servin et al.

Servin et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:585   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-585

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