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Mapping quantitative trait loci (QTL) in sheep. IV. Analysis of lactation persistency and extended lactation traits in sheep

By Elisabeth Jonas, Peter C Thomson, Evelyn JS Hall, David McGill, Mary K Lam and Herman W Raadsma
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3152874
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