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Table 4 The interactions between QTL and sex for limb bones

From: A genome-wide scan for quantitative trait loci affecting limb bone lengths and areal bone mineral density of the distal femur in a White Duroc × Erhualian F2 population

SSCa Traitb Position F Valuec Sex ADD ± S.E.d DOM ± S.E. IMP ± S.E.
5 SL 54 4.5* Male nse ns ns
     Female -0.23 ± 0.05 ns ns
7 UL 58 45.8*** Male -0.57 ± 0.04 ns ns
     Female -0.53 ± 0.05 0.23 ± 0.06 ns
7 FL 57 27.0*** Male -0.38 ± 0.04 ns ns
     Female -0.46 ± 0.05 0.14 ± 0.06 ns
  1. a Pig chromosome;
  2. b. For abbreviations see Table 1;
  3. c Significance levels: *suggestive significant level, ***1% genome-wide significant level
  4. d Significant dominant and additive effects are indicated in italic (P < 0.05) and bold (P < 0.01), respectively.
  5. e ns, insignificant values.