Bovine X and Y Chromosomes

F. Abel Ponce de León, Wansheng Liu

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBovine Genomics
Number of pages26
ISBN (Print)9780813821221
StatePublished - Apr 11 2012


  • Bovine X and Y chromosomes
  • Bovine Y-chromosome phylogeny
  • Bovine sex chromosomes, without prominent centromeres
  • Comparative X chromosome PARs, PABs, of ruminants/non ruminants
  • Cytogenetic, of bovine Y, limited, in the male lineage
  • Negative centromeric C-band staining
  • PAR, highest homology between X, Y chromosomes
  • Sex chromosome abnormalities
  • Sex chromosomes QTLs, genetic effects, and X chromosome LD
  • X, Y chromosome genetic, physical maps

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