Imprinting effects for porcine reproductive traits on SSC2

H.C.M. Heuven (Inventor), M.A.M. Groenen (Inventor), J.A.M. van Arendonk (Inventor)

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The invention relates to the field of domestic animal breeding, especially pig breeding. Methods for increasing litter size of sows are provided, whereby use is made of a positive parental imprinting effect of a DNA region on chromosome 2.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberWO2007133075
Priority date14/05/07
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2006

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