Articles | Volume 65, issue 4
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 417–426, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-65-417-2022
Arch. Anim. Breed., 65, 417–426, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-65-417-2022
Original study
17 Nov 2022
Original study | 17 Nov 2022

Screening of three-way crossbred combination and genetic effect analysis of the SNP in the CLPG gene in meat sheep

Jian Tao Wang et al.

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Three-way crossbreeding was performed with Australian White, Dorper, and Charollais as terminal male parents and elite F1 hybrids of Australian × Han, Dorper × Han, and Charollais × Han as female parents. Based on the growth of three-way crossbred and Small-tailed Han lambs as well as the effects of CLPG, the offspring of male Australian White and female Charollais × Han showed apparent heterosis, and the individuals with the T allele had improved body weight and body size.