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Author Bowling, Ann T.

Title The Genetics of the Horse
Published New York : Cabi Publicing, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 527 pages)
Contents Preface; Colour Plates; 1 Systematics and Phylogeny of the Horse; 2 Genetic Aspects of Domestication, Breeds and Their Origins; 3 Genetics of Colour Variation; 4 Genetics of Morphological Traits and Inherited Disorders; 5 Blood Groups and Biochemical Polymorphisms; 6 Molecular Genetics of the Horse; 7 Immunogenetics of the Horse; 8 Genetic Aspects of Disease in Horses; 9 Cytogenetics and Physical Gene Maps; 10 Linkage and Comparative Maps for the Horse (Equus caballus); 11 Genetics of Behaviour; 12 Reproduction and Modern Breeding Technologies in the Mare; 13 Developmental Genetics
Summary The theory and application of mammalian genetics has evolved rapidly in the 1980s and 1990s, giving scientists insight into the biological processes which affect the functions of the animal in question. This title is a comprehensive review of research in horse genetics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Horses -- Breeding.
Horses -- Genetics.
Form Electronic book
Author Ruvinsky, Anatoly.
ISBN 0851994296 (alk.)
9780851994291 (alk.)