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Table 4 Genomic regions and candidate genes associated with the monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFA) profile of the Longissimus dorsi muscle of Santa Inês sheep

From: Estimates of genomic heritability and genome-wide association study for fatty acids profile in Santa Inês sheep

Trait Nomenclature Genomic Window Length (Kb) aVg (%) Candidate genes
Oleic acid C18:1 1:247008204–247578979 570,775 0.32 COPB2
   5:69713533–70306809 593,276 0.44
   15:52894279–53729913 835,634 0.32 DGAT2
Palmitoleic acid C16:1 1:168328606–168777508 448,902 0.31 ALCAM
   1:185195800–185614760 418,960 0.38 PARP14
   3:107809276–108146152 336,876 0.33 TPH2, TRHDE
   3:109215221–109694971 479,750 0.34
   8:28651040–29263838 612,798 0.40 FOXO3, OSTM1
Sum of MUFA MUFAt 3:109215221–109694971 479,750 0.30
   3:88827198–89234916 407,718 0.36
   5:69713533–70306809 593,276 0.38
   15:52894279–53729913 835,634 0.42 DGAT2
  1. aadditive genetic variance explained by each window