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Title:The Detection and Characterization of Pigs With Differing Glycolytic Potential Levels Within United States Swine Populations
Author(s):Miller, K. Douglas
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Mike Ellis
Department / Program:Animal Sciences
Discipline:Animal Sciences
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Biology, Animal Physiology
Abstract:The dominant allele, which is associated with higher glycolytic potential levels within the muscle, poorer fresh meat quality, improved eating quality and marginal performance advantages was estimated to have a frequency of.627 within the United States Hampshire population, indicating this phenotype is likely to be widespread throughout the commercial swine population.
Issue Date:1998
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:226 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1998.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/83644
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI9904541
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-25
Date Deposited:1998


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