OMIA 001469-9823 : Coat colour, white belt in Sus scrofa

In other species: cattle

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 200110 (trait) , 209885 (trait) , 227260 (trait) , 607556 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Mapping: Ai et al. (2013) "identified the strongest signal of directional selection at the EDNRB loci in Chinese belted pigs, supporting EDNRB as a promising candidate gene for the white belt coat color in Chinese pigs."


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.
2018 Zhang, Z., Xiao, Q., Zhang, Q.Q., Sun, H., Chen, J.C., Li, Z.C., Xue, M., Ma, P.P., Yang, H.J., Xu, N.Y., Wang, Q.S., Pan, Y.C. :
Genomic analysis reveals genes affecting distinct phenotypes among different Chinese and western pig breeds. Sci Rep 8:13352, 2018. Pubmed reference: 30190566. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-31802-x.
2013 Ai, H., Huang, L., Ren, J. :
Genetic diversity, linkage disequilibrium and selection signatures in chinese and Western pigs revealed by genome-wide SNP markers. PLoS One 8:e56001, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23409110. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0056001.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 Sep 2018
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