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It was proposed to typify phenotypically the goats of the Santa Elena province, Ecuador, and to test if there were different phenotypes. 344 animals were sampled in different types of production systems. The following variables were observed: (a) morphological: coat color pattern and coat color...

Author(s)
Solís-Lucas, L. A.; Lanari, M. R.; Oyarzabal, M. I.
Publisher
Instituto de Zootecnia, Facultad de Veterinaria, Córdoba, Spain
Citation
Archivos de Zootecnia, 2020, 69, 265, pp 22-29
Abstract

In teleosts, the chromatophore distribution pattern could result in their skin countershading. Previous observations suggested that Melanocortin receptor-1 (MC1R) plays roles in melanin modulation and their patterning processes in many mammals and some fish species. Using CRISPR-Cas9 techniques, we ...

Author(s)
Mandal, B. K.; Chen HongLin; Si ZhouXuan; Hou Xin; Yang He; Xu XiDan; Wang Jun; Wang ChengHui
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Aquaculture, 2020, 518,
CABI Book Info
Cover for Horse genetics.

This third edition provides basic information on genetics in an easy-to-understand format. As before, the book includes introductory chapters on basic genetics that review terminology and fundamental concepts. At the same time, the text contains very specific information about the DNA variants...

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392589)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Black, Bay, and chestnut (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Extension</i> and <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Agouti</i>).

This chapter describes the genes and inheritance for the black, bay and chestnut coat colours in certain horse breeds.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392589)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Color diluting genes.

This chapter describes the molecular genetics of the Cream, Dun, Silver and Champagne genes responsible for coat colour dilution in certain horse breeds.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392589)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Putting it all together: color by design.

This chapter describes the breeding of horses with specific coat colours and patterns and their genetic characteristics.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781786392589)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

In this article the author discussed the causes of colour change in the feline iris.

Author(s)
Lewin, A.
Publisher
British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, UK
Citation
Companion, 2019, No.October, pp 20-23
Abstract

Body color variation has long been a hot research topic in evolutionary and functional biology. Oujiang color common carp (Cyprinus carpio var. color) is a well-known economical and ornamental fish. Three main types of pigments and four distinct color patterns are typical characters of Oujiang...

Author(s)
Du JinXing; Chen XiaoWen; Wang Jun; Chen HongLin; Yue WuCheng; Lu GuoQing; Wang ChengHui
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Fish Physiology and Biochemistry, 2019, 45, 1, pp 177-185
Abstract

Coat color influenced the likelihood of a dog being reclaimed from a shelter as well as the length of stay (LOS) of abandoned dogs at the shelter. The shortest LOS was found in brindle and multicolor dogs (median time until adoption: 17 and 18 days, respectively) followed by white, fawn, red,...

Author(s)
Voslarova, E.; Zak, J.; Vecerek, V.; Beda, I.
Publisher
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, Netherlands
Citation
Society & Animals, 2019, 27, 1, pp 25-35
Abstract

The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of keel bone fracture (KBF) severity and healing activity on individual productivity of laying hens. Focal hens (75 Lohmann Selected Leghorn (LSL), 75 Lohmann Brown (LB)) were housed alongside non-focal hens in 10 identical pens containing a...

Author(s)
Rufener, C.; Baur, S.; Stratmann, A.; Toscano, M. J.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Poultry Science, 2019, 98, 4, pp 1589-1600

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