Articles | Volume 62, issue 1
Arch. Anim. Breed., 62, 249–255, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-62-249-2019
Arch. Anim. Breed., 62, 249–255, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-62-249-2019

Original study 03 May 2019

Original study | 03 May 2019

Associations between genetic variants of the POU1F1 gene and production traits in Saanen goats

Raziye Işık and Güldehen Bilgen

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This study determined polymorphisms of the POU1F1 gene and their relationships to milk yield and components, litter size, birth weight, and weaning weight in goats. With the POU1F1/AluI locus, significant associations were found between genotypes with lactation milk yield and litter size. A significant relationship was determined between genotypes and birth weight and the POU1F1/PstI locus (p < 0.05). The POU1F1 gene can be used as a molecular marker for economic features.