OMIA:001667-9823 : Heat tolerance in Sus scrofa (pig)

In other species: chicken , dog , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat , Japanese disc abalone

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001667-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2023 Freitas, P.H.F., Johnson, J.S., Tiezzi, F., Huang, Y., Schinckel, A.P., Brito, L.F. :
Genomic predictions and GWAS for heat tolerance in pigs based on reaction norm models with performance records and data from public weather stations considering alternative temperature thresholds. J Anim Breed Genet , 2023. Pubmed reference: 38009390. DOI: 10.1111/jbg.12838.
Johnson, J.S., Wen, H., Freitas, P.H.F., Maskal, J.M., Hartman, S.O., Byrd, M.K., Graham, J.R., Ceja, G., Tiezzi, F., Maltecca, C., Huang, Y., DeDecker, A., Schinckel, A.P., Brito, L.F. :
Evaluating phenotypes associated with heat tolerance and identifying moderate and severe heat stress thresholds in lactating sows housed in mechanically or naturally ventilated barns during the summer under commercial conditions. J Anim Sci , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37104047. DOI: 10.1093/jas/skad129.
McManus, C., Pimentel, F., Pimentel, D., Sejian, V., Blackburn, H. :
Bibliographic mapping for heat tolerance in pigs and poultry. Trop Anim Health Prod 55:256, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37395815. DOI: 10.1007/s11250-023-03655-8.
Zhong, Z.Q., Li, R., Wang, Z., Tian, S.S., Xie, X.F., Wang, Z.Y., Na, W., Wang, Q.S., Pan, Y.C., Xiao, Q. :
Genome-wide scans for selection signatures in indigenous pigs revealed candidate genes relating to heat tolerance. Animal 17:100882, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37406393. DOI: 10.1016/j.animal.2023.100882.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 29 Apr 2023
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