In summary, we identified five missense mutations in the CD4 gene, and found two main haplotypes CCTCC and AGCTG in high linkage disequilibrium in Large White pig
The Meishan pig (Chinese indigenous pig) is a typical lard type breed and the Large White pig
(Western pig) is a lean type breed.
Total RNA was prepared from adipose tissue of an adult Large White pig
and used for RT-PCR.
The advert shows a large white pig
with seven suckling piglets in tow, with the headline "After she's fed them, she could be fed to them".
The new pig is the result of a cross breed between the older, rarer Hampshire breed with a standard large white pig
8 Mb is in line with the detected QTL for the backfat at 102 Mb in Italian Large White pig
reported by Fontanesi et al.
I'm a large white pig
with pointy ears and a curly tail
2004) noted that average daily gain for a 12 wk period starting at 9 wks of age was lower for Berkshire and Tamworth purebreds than for Large White pigs
(similar to the Yorkshire breed).
Multiple marker mapping of quantitative trait loci in a cross between outbred wild boar and large white pigs
Here, we aimed to identify novel genetic variations in the coding sequence region (CDs) and partly intron of porcine LEF-1 gene and analyze their associations with teat number trait of Guanzhong Black, Hanjiang Black, Bamei and Large White pigs
The genetic correlation between residual feed intake and lean content is strong and negative in Large White pigs
(Gilbert et al.
In the latter study, CR pigs exhibited lower growth rate and high fat deposition than Large White pigs
which commercially depreciates the carcass value.