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Litter Size

Known as: Litter Sizes, Size, Litter, Sizes, Litter 
The number of offspring produced at one birth by a viviparous animal.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The objective of this study was to investigate the relationships among birth weight, birth order, or litter size on growth… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Selection for total number of piglets born (TNB) since 1992 has led to a significant increase in this trait in Danish Landrace… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Variations in maternal care have been widely considered as a critical influence in development. In the rat, variations in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The present study was performed to evaluate retrospectively the influence of birth litter size, birth parity number, performance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In mammals, exposure to antiandrogenic chemicals during sexual differentiation can produce malformations of the reproductive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Eleven generations of selection for increased index of ovulation rate and embryonal survival rate, followed by three generations… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We hypothesized that the relative availability of meat, indicated by contribution to the diet, would be positively related to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Identification of individual major genes affecting quantitative traits in livestock species has been limited to date. By using a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This study assessed whether exposure of male rats to two estrogenic, environmental chemicals, 4-octylphenol (OP) and butyl benzyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Growth trials were conducted to determine the effects of Cr as chromium picolinate at various protein levels on performance of… Expand
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