OMIA 002328-9615 : Behaviour in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: chicken , domestic cat

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: unknown

Key variant known: no

Breeds: German Shepherd Dog, Malinois.


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 Friedrich, J., Strandberg, E., Arvelius, P., Sánchez-Molano, E., Pong-Wong, R., Hickey, J.M., Haskell, M.J., Wiener, P. :
Genetic dissection of complex behaviour traits in German Shepherd dogs. Heredity (Edinb) 123:746-758, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31611599. DOI: 10.1038/s41437-019-0275-2.
Tandon, D., Ressler, K., Petticord, D., Papa, A., Jiranek, J., Wilkinson, R., Kartzinel, R.Y., Ostrander, E.A., Burney, N., Borden, C., Udell, M.A.R., VonHoldt, B.M. :
Homozygosity for mobile element insertions associated with WBSCR17 could predict success in assistance dog training programs. Genes (Basel) 10:, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31181852. DOI: 10.3390/genes10060439.
2013 Lit, L., Belanger, J.M., Boehm, D., Lybarger, N., Oberbauer, A.M. :
Differences in behavior and activity associated with a poly(a) expansion in the dopamine transporter in Belgian Malinois. PLoS One 8:e82948, 2013. Pubmed reference: 24376613. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082948.
Lit, L., Belanger, J.M., Boehm, D., Lybarger, N., Haverbeke, A., Diederich, C., Oberbauer, A.M. :
Characterization of a dopamine transporter polymorphism and behavior in Belgian Malinois. BMC Genet 14:45, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23718893. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-14-45.

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