S Dall'Olio

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc An initial comparative map of copy number variations in the goat (Capra hircus) genome
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genomics 11:639. 2010
  2. pmc A composite six bp in-frame deletion in the melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene is associated with the Japanese brindling coat colour in rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F, lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genet 11:59. 2010
  3. pmc Missense and nonsense mutations in melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene of different goat breeds: association with red and black coat colour phenotypes but with unexpected evidences
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genet 10:47. 2009
  4. ncbi Genetic structure of candidate genes for litter size in Italian Large White pigs
    S Dall'Olio
    Dipartimento di Protezione e Valorizzazione Agroalimentare, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 34:S203-6. 2010
  5. doi Polymorphisms in an obesity-related gene (PCSK1) are associated with fat deposition and production traits in Italian heavy pigs
    L Fontanesi
    Department of Agro Food Science and Technology, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Viale Fanin 48, 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Animal 6:1913-24. 2012
  6. ncbi The insulin-like growth factor 2 (IGF2) gene intron3-g.3072G>A polymorphism is not the only Sus scrofa chromosome 2p mutation affecting meat production and carcass traits in pigs: evidence from the effects of a cathepsin D (CTSD) gene polymorphism
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Anim Sci 88:2235-45. 2010
  7. doi A whole genome scan for QTL affecting milk protein percentage in Italian Holstein cattle, applying selective milk DNA pooling and multiple marker mapping in a daughter design
    V Russo
    Department of Agro Food Science and Technology, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Viale Fanin 46, 40127, Bologna, Italy
    Anim Genet 43:72-86. 2012
  8. doi A first comparative map of copy number variations in the sheep genome
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Genomics 97:158-65. 2011
  9. ncbi Coat colours in the Massese sheep breed are associated with mutations in the agouti signalling protein (ASIP) and melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) genes
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Animal 5:8-17. 2011
  10. doi The porcine tribbles homolog 3 (TRIB3) gene: Identification of a missense mutation and association analysis with meat quality and production traits in Italian heavy pigs
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Meat Sci 86:808-13. 2010

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  1. pmc An initial comparative map of copy number variations in the goat (Capra hircus) genome
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genomics 11:639. 2010
    ....
  2. pmc A composite six bp in-frame deletion in the melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene is associated with the Japanese brindling coat colour in rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F, lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genet 11:59. 2010
    ..280_285del6; alleles ED or ES) and recessive red (c.304_333del30; allele e) coat colours. It remained to characterize the eJallele whose phenotypic effect is similar to the Orange and Sex-linked yellow loci of cat and Syrian hamster...
  3. pmc Missense and nonsense mutations in melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) gene of different goat breeds: association with red and black coat colour phenotypes but with unexpected evidences
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genet 10:47. 2009
    ..The Extension locus encodes the melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) whose permanent activation, caused by functional mutations, results in black coat colour, whereas other inactivating mutations cause red coat colour in different mammals...
  4. ncbi Genetic structure of candidate genes for litter size in Italian Large White pigs
    S Dall'Olio
    Dipartimento di Protezione e Valorizzazione Agroalimentare, Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 34:S203-6. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Polymorphisms in an obesity-related gene (PCSK1) are associated with fat deposition and production traits in Italian heavy pigs
    L Fontanesi
    Department of Agro Food Science and Technology, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Viale Fanin 48, 40127 Bologna, Italy
    Animal 6:1913-24. 2012
    ..The results obtained supported the need to further investigate the PCSK1 gene to fully exploit the value of its variability and apply this information in pig breeding programmes...
  6. ncbi The insulin-like growth factor 2 (IGF2) gene intron3-g.3072G>A polymorphism is not the only Sus scrofa chromosome 2p mutation affecting meat production and carcass traits in pigs: evidence from the effects of a cathepsin D (CTSD) gene polymorphism
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    J Anim Sci 88:2235-45. 2010
    ..However, for practical applications, because the CTSD gene should not be imprinted (we obtained this information from expression analysis in adult skeletal muscle), the different modes of inheritance of the 2 genes have to be considered...
  7. doi A whole genome scan for QTL affecting milk protein percentage in Italian Holstein cattle, applying selective milk DNA pooling and multiple marker mapping in a daughter design
    V Russo
    Department of Agro Food Science and Technology, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Viale Fanin 46, 40127, Bologna, Italy
    Anim Genet 43:72-86. 2012
    ..Overall, the results are consistent with the Italian Holstein population having been under long-term selection for high PP...
  8. doi A first comparative map of copy number variations in the sheep genome
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Genomics 97:158-65. 2011
    ..0001), suggesting that several chromosome regions might contain recurrent interspecies CNVRs. Many sheep CNVRs include genes with important biological functions. Further studies are needed to evaluate their functional relevance...
  9. ncbi Coat colours in the Massese sheep breed are associated with mutations in the agouti signalling protein (ASIP) and melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) genes
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Animal 5:8-17. 2011
    ..5172T], [N:g.5172A] and [D(5):g.5172A]) were detected (organized into six different diplotypes). In conclusion, the results indicated that coat colours in the Massese sheep breed are mainly derived by combining ASIP and MC1R mutations...
  10. doi The porcine tribbles homolog 3 (TRIB3) gene: Identification of a missense mutation and association analysis with meat quality and production traits in Italian heavy pigs
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Meat Sci 86:808-13. 2010
    ..1 and P<0.05). This polymorphism tended to be associated with lactate content of the semimembranosus muscle (P<0.1). Among several other tissues, TRIB3 is expressed in fat and skeletal muscle...
  11. doi Copy number variation and missense mutations of the agouti signaling protein (ASIP) gene in goat breeds with different coat colors
    L Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, IT 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Cytogenet Genome Res 126:333-47. 2009
    ..However, other mechanisms may also be involved in determining coat color in these 2 breeds...