Posters ASSOCIATION OF MICROSATELLITE MARKERS AND NRAMP 1 GENE WITH BOVINE TUBERCULOSIS TRAITS IN ZEBU CATTLE

@inproceedings{Ali2009PostersAO,
  title={Posters ASSOCIATION OF MICROSATELLITE MARKERS AND NRAMP 1 GENE WITH BOVINE TUBERCULOSIS TRAITS IN ZEBU CATTLE},
  author={Ahmet Ali and Haja N. Kadarmideen and Peter C. Thomson and Christine Flury and Bartram M{\"u}ller and Jakob Zinsstag},
  year={2009}
}
The main objective of this study was to detect association between microsatellite genetic markers and a candidate gene with tuberculosis-related traits in African zebu cattle. A total of 249 of Chadian zebu cattle was genotyped for 23 microsatellites and for a known candidate gene NRAMP1 (natural resistance associated macrophage protein 1). These animals… CONTINUE READING