- Haplotypes that include the integrin alpha 11 gene are associated with tick burden in cattleLaercio R Porto Neto
Cooperative Research Centre for Beef Genetic Technologies, University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
BMC Genet 11:55. 2010..Host resistance to tick infestation has a low to moderate heritability in the range 0.13 - 0.64 in Australia. Previous studies identified a QTL on bovine chromosome 10 (BTA10) linked to tick burden in cattle...
- Molecular genetic approaches for identifying the basis of variation in resistance to tick infestation in cattleLaercio R Porto Neto
Cooperative Research Centre for Beef Genetic Technologies, Australia
Vet Parasitol 180:165-72. 2011....