OMIA 001744-9940 : Resistance to mastitis in Ovis aries

In other species: cattle

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: 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.
2019 Banos, G., Clark, E.L., Bush, S.J., Dutta, P., Bramis, G., Arsenos, G., Hume, D.A., Psifidi, A. :
Genetic and genomic analyses underpin the feasibility of concomitant genetic improvement of milk yield and mastitis resistance in dairy sheep. PLoS One 14:e0214346, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31765378. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214346.
2018 McLaren, A., Kaseja, K., Yates, J., Mucha, S., Lambe, N.R., Conington, J. :
New mastitis phenotypes suitable for genomic selection in meat sheep and their genetic relationships with udder conformation and lamb live weights. Animal :1-10, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29576020. DOI: 10.1017/S1751731118000393.
2016 Bouvier-Muller, J., Allain, C., Enjalbert, F., Tabouret, G., Portes, D., Caubet, C., Tasca, C., Foucras, G., Rupp, R. :
Response to dietary-induced energy restriction in dairy sheep divergently selected for resistance or susceptibility to mastitis. J Dairy Sci 99:480-92, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26601588. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2015-9785.
Tolone, M., Larrondo, C., Yáñez, J.M., Newman, S., Sardina, M.T., Portolano, B. :
Assessment of genetic variation for pathogen-specific mastitis resistance in Valle del Belice dairy sheep. BMC Vet Res 12:158, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27464952. DOI: 10.1186/s12917-016-0781-x.
2015 Bishop, S.C. :
Genetic resistance to infections in sheep. Vet Microbiol 181:2-7, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26260859. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2015.07.013.
2009 Rupp, R., Bergonier, D., Dion, S., Hygonenq, M.C., Aurel, M.R., Robert-Granié, C., Foucras, G. :
Response to somatic cell count-based selection for mastitis resistance in a divergent selection experiment in sheep. J Dairy Sci 92:1203-19, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19233814. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2008-1435.
2008 Conington, J., Cao, G., Stott, A., Bünger, L. :
Breeding for resistance to mastitis in United Kingdom sheep, a review and economic appraisal. Vet Rec 162:369-76, 2008. Pubmed reference: 18359930.
2001 Barillet, F., Rupp, R., Mignon-Grasteau, S., Astruc, J.M., Jacquin, M. :
Genetic analysis for mastitis resistance and milk somatic cell score in French Lacaune dairy sheep. Genet Sel Evol 33:397-415, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11559483. DOI: 10.1051/gse:2001124.

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