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MC4R gene polymorphisms for classification of growth efficiency and carcass measurements in two rabbit breeds in Egypt

  • 2022
  • Issue: 6
  • Volume: 52
Hend A. Radwan, Ahmed I. Ateya, Eman A. Abo Elfadl, Shimaa A. Sakr, Mohamed M. Fouda, Ragab A. Darwish & Adel E. El-Desoky Page: 743 - 755

Melanocortin 4 receptor (MC4R), a protein derived from the MC4R gene, is involved in feed intake, metabolism control, and body weight regulation in humans. The purpose of this research was to explore MC4R polymorphisms alongside metabolic marker changes and their…

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Diagnosis of pregnancy in dairy cows based on the pregosterone content of milk. Part 1. Discriminating between pregnant and non

  • 1988
  • Issue: 4
  • Volume: 18
W.A. Butterfield, M.C. Lyne & A.W. Lishman Page: 150 - 152

A linear discriminant function (LDF) was used to estimate the level of milk progesterone which allowed the best overall classification of dairy cows into pregnant and non-pregnant groups (confirmed by rectal palpation). Progesterone levels were measured in milk samples drawn…

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