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A meta-analytic assessment of a Thyroglobulin marker for marbling in beef cattle

Wood, Ian A., Moser, Gerhard, Burrell, Daniel L., Mengersen, Kerrie L., & Hetzel, D. Jay S. (2006) A meta-analytic assessment of a Thyroglobulin marker for marbling in beef cattle. Genetics Selection Evolution, 38(5), pp. 479-494.

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Abstract

A meta-analysis was undertaken reporting on the association between a polymorphism in the Thyroglobulin gene (TG5) and marbling in beef cattle. A Bayesian hierarchical model was adopted, with alternative representations assessed through sensitivity analysis. Based on the overall posterior means and posterior probabilities, there is substantial support for an additive association between the TG5 marker and marbling. The marker effect was also assessed across various breed groups, with each group displaying a high probability of positive association between the T allele and marbling. The WinBUGS program code used to simulate the model is included as an Appendix available online at www.edpsciences.org/gse.

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ID Code: 5734
Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Bayesian hierarchical model, meta, analysis, association studies, TG5 marker, beef marbling
DOI: 10.1051/gse:2006016
ISSN: 0999-193X
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES (010000) > STATISTICS (010400) > Applied Statistics (010401)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 Inra/Edp Sciences
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 08 Dec 2006
Last Modified: 29 Feb 2012 23:22

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