Articles | Volume 65, issue 3
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 293–300, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-65-293-2022
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 293–300, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-65-293-2022
Original study
05 Aug 2022
Original study | 05 Aug 2022

Genetic variation in the ovine KAP22-1 gene and its effect on wool traits in Egyptian sheep

Ahmed M. Sallam et al.

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This report provides valuable information about an interesting candidate gene underlying new genetic markers, which may be used for marker-assisted selection to improve quantity and quality of wool produced from Egyptian sheep. A part of the KAP22-1 gene was amplified, sequenced and genotyped in an Egyptian sheep population with important wool traits available for the animals for further association analysis.