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    • Expansion of the HSFY gene family in pig lineages 

      Skinner, Benjamin M; Lachani, Kim; Sargent, Carole A; Yang, Fengtang; Ellis, Peter; Hunt, Toby; Fu, Beiyuan et al. (2015-06-09)
      Abstract Background Amplified gene families on sex chromosomes can harbour genes with important biological functions, especially relating to fertility. The Y-linked heat shock ...
    • Origin and phylogenetic status of the local Ashanti Dwarf pig (ADP) of Ghana based on genetic analysis 

      Osei-Amponsah, Richard; Skinner, Benjamin M; Adjei, Dennis O; Bauer, Julien; Larson, Greger; Affara, Nabeel A; Sargent, Carole A (2017-02-20)
      Abstract Background The Ashanti Dwarf Pig (ADP) of Ghana is an endangered pig breed with hardy and disease resistant traits. Characterisation of animal genetic resources ...