McGivan, J. D., Wood, J. D., Whittington, F. M., Doran (nee Udovikova), O. and Meat and Livestock Commission, N. A. and Meat and Livestock Commission, UK, University of Bristol
Diagnostic assay for boar taint.
Meat and Livestock Commission, McGivan, Wood, Whittington, Doran.
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(EN) The present invention discloses a link between the level of cytochrome P450 isoform P4502E1 and the level of skatole. A polynucleotide encoding the sequence for P4502E1 and a polynucleotide encoding the sequence for P4502E1 and a polynucleotide encoding the sequence for P4502E1 for one pig with high skatole is provided. An assay to identify pigs with a genetic predisposition is also provided.
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