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Table 4 The mastitis traits

From: Molecular characterization of a long range haplotype affecting protein yield and mastitis susceptibility in Norwegian Red cattle

  Number of records Heritability and genetic correlation
Trait Daughters Sires CM1 CM2 CM3
CM1 1,755,649 2,596 0.03 0.74 0.68
CM2 1,256,887 2,532 - 0.02 0.85
CM3 805,376 2,440 - - 0.02
  1. Trait and number of sire and daughter records for the clinical mastitis traits CM1, CM2 and CM3 are presented. The final columns give heritabilities (on the diagonal) and genetic correlations reported by Svendsen and Heringstad [54].