Open Journal of Genetics

Vol.3 No.3(2013), Paper ID 36339, 6 pages

DOI:10.4236/ojgen.2013.33022

 

Novel intron 2 polymorphism in the melanophilin gene is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium and is not associated with coat color in goats

 

Mufliat A. Adefenwa, Brilliant O. Agaviezor, Sunday O. Peters, Matthew Wheto, Oludotun J. Ekundayo, Moses Okpeku, Bola O. Oboh, Khalid O. Adekoya, Christian O. N. Ikeobi, Marcos De Donato, Bolaji N. Thomas, Ikhide G. Imumorin

 

Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria
Department of Livestock Production, Niger Delta University, Amassomma, Nigeria
Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Department of Cell Biology and Genetics, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Nigeria
Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, USA
Department of Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA

 

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Adefenwa, M. , Agaviezor, B. , Peters, S. , Wheto, M. , Ekundayo, O. , Okpeku, M. , Oboh, B. , Adekoya, K. , Ikeobi, C. , Donato, M. , Thomas, B. and Imumorin, I. (2013) Novel intron 2 polymorphism in the melanophilin gene is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium and is not associated with coat color in goats. Open Journal of Genetics, 3, 195-200. doi: 10.4236/ojgen.2013.33022.

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