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Table 5 Genomic regions and candidate genes associated with the polyunsaturated fatty (PUFA) acids 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
Linoleic acid C18:2 ω6 3:107809276–108146152 336,876 0.62 TPH2, TRHDE
   8:35511823–35833234 321,411 0.30
alpha-Linolenic acid C18:3 ω3 5:35136857–35559907 423,050 0.32 TNFAIP8
   8:10032564–10601751 569,187 0.30 UBE3D, ME1
   16:32987534–33510366 522,832 0.39 PLCXD3, C6, C7
   18:55048766–55542400 493,634 0.37 CCDC88C, FBLN5
Conjugated linoleic acid CLA c9t11 3:212363790–212692333 328,543 0.34 CACNA1C
   12:49048350–49840917 792,567 0.45
Sum of omega-3 FA ω3t 2:122297721–123158012 860,291 0.42
   16:33207525–33550464 342,939 0.30 C6, C7
Sum of omega-6 FA ω6t 3:107809276–108146152 336,876 0.51 TPH2, TRHDE
   15:58185924–58511281 325,357 0.30
Sum of PUFA PUFAt 3:107809276–108146152 336,876 0.46 TPH2, TRHDE
   8:35511823–35833234 321,411 0.30
   15:58185924–58511281 325,357 0.30
  1. aadditive genetic variance explained by each window