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Table 6 Correlations between GEBVs obtained with models 1 and 2 using a given SNP set and all available SNPs for marbling score

From: Effects of single nucleotide polymorphism marker density on degree of genetic variance explained and genomic evaluation for carcass traits in Japanese Black beef cattle

No. of SNPs selected Model 1 with all 38,502 SNPs Model 1 with each SNP set Between binary and categorical
Binary* Categorical* Binary Categorical
100 0.46 0.47 0.96 0.96 0.87
200 0.52 0.53 0.95 0.95 0.84
500 0.72 0.74 0.97 0.97 0.89
1,000 0.83 0.84 0.96 0.97 0.88
2,000 0.90 0.92 0.96 0.97 0.88
4,000 - 0.95 - 0.97 -
6,000 - 0.96 - 0.96 -
8,000 - 0.96 - 0.96 -
10,000 - 0.96 - 0.96 -
  1. *Binary: treated as a binary trait; Categorical: treated as a categorical trait with 11 categories.