OMIA 000874-9823 : Rib and vertebral number in Sus scrofa

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2019 Ribani, A., Utzeri, V.J., Geraci, C., Tinarelli, S., Djan, M., Veličković, N., Doneva, R., Dall'Olio, S., Nanni Costa, L., Schiavo, G., Bovo, S., Usai, G., Gallo, M., Radović, Č., Savić, R., Karolyi, D., Salajpal, K., Gvozdanović, K., Djurkin-Kušec, I., Škrlep, M., Čandek-Potokar, M., Ovilo, C., Fontanesi, L. :
Signatures of de-domestication in autochthonous pig breeds and of domestication in wild boar populations from MC1R and NR6A1 allele distribution. Anim Genet :, 2019. Pubmed reference: 30741434. DOI: 10.1111/age.12771.
2016 Yang, J., Huang, L., Yang, M., Fan, Y., Li, L., Fang, S., Deng, W., Cui, L., Zhang, Z., Ai, H., Wu, Z., Gao, J., Ren, J. :
Possible introgression of the VRTN mutation increasing vertebral number, carcass length and teat number from Chinese pigs into European pigs. Sci Rep 6:19240, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26781738. DOI: 10.1038/srep19240.
Zhang, L.C., Yue, J.W., Pu, L., Wang, L.G., Liu, X., Liang, J., Yan, H., Zhao, K.B., Li, N., Shi, H.B., Zhang, Y.B., Wang, L.X. :
Genome-wide study refines the quantitative trait locus for number of ribs in a Large White × Minzhu intercross pig population and reveals a new candidate gene. Mol Genet Genomics :, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27307002. DOI: 10.1007/s00438-016-1220-1.
2013 Fan, Y., Xing, Y., Zhang, Z., Ai, H., Ouyang, Z., Ouyang, J., Yang, M., Li, P., Chen, Y., Gao, J., Li, L., Huang, L., Ren, J. :
A further look at porcine chromosome 7 reveals VRTN variants associated with vertebral number in Chinese and Western pigs. PLoS One 8:e62534, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23638110. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0062534.
2012 Ren, D.R., Ren, J., Ruan, G.F., Guo, Y.M., Wu, L.H., Yang, G.C., Zhou, L.H., Li, L., Zhang, Z.Y., Huang, L.S. :
Mapping and fine mapping of quantitative trait loci for the number of vertebrae in a White Duroc × Chinese Erhualian intercross resource population. Anim Genet 43:545-51, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22497517. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2011.02313.x.
2011 Mikawa, S., Sato, S., Nii, M., Morozumi, T., Yoshioka, G., Imaeda, N., Yamaguchi, T., Hayashi, T., Awata, T. :
Identification of a second gene associated with variation in vertebral number in domestic pigs. BMC Genet 12:5, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21232157. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-12-5.
1962 Fredeen, H.T., Newman, J.A. :
Rib and vertebral numbers in swine. II. Genetic aspects Canadian Journal of Animal Science 42:240-251, 1962.
Fredeen, H.T., Newman, J.A. :
Rib and vertebral numbers in swine. I. Variation observed in a large population Canadian Journal of Animal Science 42:232-239, 1962.

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