OMIA 002074-9940 : Tail, fat 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.
2017 Xu, S.S., Ren, X., Yang, G.L., Xie, X.L., Zhao, Y.X., Zhang, M., Shen, Z.Q., Ren, Y.L., Gao, L., Shen, M., Kantanen, J., Li, M.H. :
Genome-wide association analysis identifies the genetic basis of fat deposition in the tails of sheep (Ovis aries). Anim Genet 48:560-569, 2017. Pubmed reference: 28677334. DOI: 10.1111/age.12572.
2016 Jafari, S., Razzagzadeh, S. :
Genetic analysis and the estimates of genetic and phenotypic correlation of growth rates, Kleiber ratios, and fat-tail dimensions with birth to yearling live body weight traits in Makuie sheep. Trop Anim Health Prod 48:667-72, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26739342. DOI: 10.1007/s11250-015-0987-0.
Liu, Z., Ji, Z., Wang, G., Chao, T., Hou, L., Wang, J. :
Genome-wide analysis reveals signatures of selection for important traits in domestic sheep from different ecoregions. BMC Genomics 17:863, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27809776. DOI: 10.1186/s12864-016-3212-2.
Yuan, Z., Liu, E., Liu, Z., Kijas, J.W., Zhu, C., Hu, S., Ma, X., Zhang, L., Du, L., Wang, H., Wei, C. :
Selection signature analysis reveals genes associated with tail type in Chinese indigenous sheep. Anim Genet :, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27807880. DOI: 10.1111/age.12477.
Yue, Y., Cheng, X., Zhao, S.G., Liu, Z., Liu, L.S., Zhou, R., Wu, J.P., Brown, M.A. :
Effects of tail docking on the expression of genes related to lipid metabolism in Lanzhou fat-tailed sheep. Genet Mol Res 15:, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27050972. DOI: 10.4238/gmr.15017323.
Zhu, C., Fan, H., Yuan, Z., Hu, S., Ma, X., Xuan, J., Wang, H., Zhang, L., Wei, C., Zhang, Q., Zhao, F., Du, L. :
Genome-wide detection of CNVs in Chinese indigenous sheep with different types of tails using ovine high-density 600K SNP arrays. Sci Rep 6:27822, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27282145. DOI: 10.1038/srep27822.
2015 Hajihosseinlo, A., Jafari, S., Ajdary, M. :
The relationship of GH and LEP gene polymorphisms with fat-tail measurements (fat-tail dimensions) in fat-tailed Makooei breed of Iranian sheep. Adv Biomed Res 4:172, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26605211. DOI: 10.4103/2277-9175.163995.
Moioli, B., Pilla, F., Ciani, E. :
Signatures of selection identify loci associated with fat tail in sheep. J Anim Sci 93:4660-9, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26523558. DOI: 10.2527/jas.2015-9389.
Xu, X.C., Li, B.B., Wei, X., Yang, Y.X., Wang, X.L., Chen, Y.L. :
Differential expression of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ, fatty acid synthase, and hormone-sensitive lipase in fat-tailed and thin-tailed sheep breeds. Genet Mol Res 14:15624-33, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26634530. DOI: 10.4238/2015.December.1.14.
2013 Gan, S.Q., Zhang, W., Shen, M., Li, H., Yang, J.Q., Liang, Y.W., Gao, L., Liu, S.R., Wang, X.H. :
[Correlation analysis between polymorphism of the 59383635th locus on X chromosome and fat-tail trait in sheep]. Yi Chuan 35:1209-16, 2013. Pubmed reference: 24459894.
2012 Moradi, M.H., Nejati-Javaremi, A., Moradi-Shahrbabak, M., Dodds, K.G., McEwan, J.C. :
Genomic scan of selective sweeps in thin and fat tail sheep breeds for identifying of candidate regions associated with fat deposition. BMC Genet 13:10, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22364287. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-13-10.

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