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Large-scale association study for structural soundness and leg locomotion traits in the pig

By Bin Fan, Suneel K Onteru, Benny E Mote, Timo Serenius, Kenneth J Stalder and Max F Rothschild
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2657774
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