OMIA 001312-9940 : Fecundity, Belle-Ile in Ovis aries

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no


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.
2013 Juengel, J.L., Davis, G.H., McNatty, K.P. :
Using sheep lines with mutations in single genes to better understand ovarian function. Reproduction 146:R111-23, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23801782. DOI: 10.1530/REP-12-0509.
2004 Davis, GH. :
Fecundity genes in sheep. Anim Reprod Sci 82-83:247-53, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15271457. DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2004.04.001.
2001 Montgomery, G.W., Galloway, S.M., Davis, G.H., McNatty, K.P. :
Genes controlling ovulation rate in sheep Reproduction 121:843-852, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11373170.
1998 Malher, X., Lechere, A.K. :
High prolificacy in Belle-Ile sheep (Brittany, France) - major effects of a putative single gene and the a(wh) colour gene on ovulation rate and litter size Reproduction, Nutrition, Development 38:473-484, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9795990.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
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