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"...identification of variants in the Paint and Quarter Horse significantly associated with altered muscle fiber type proportions favorable for increased sprinting ability. A strong signature...was also identified in breeds that perform alternative gaits, the determination of size." This study has demonstrated the utility of this approach for studying the equine genome and is the first to show a functional consequence of selective breeding in the horse." thumbnail


PLOS Genetics: Complex Inheritance of Melanoma and Pigmentation of Coat and Skin in Grey Horses

PLOS Genetics: Effects of cis and trans Genetic Ancestry on Gene Expression in African Americans

PLOS Genetics: Recurrent Domestication by Lepidoptera of Genes from Their Parasites Mediated by Bracoviruses


Technicolor Stickleback- This juvenile fish has developing bone stained red and developing cartilage stained blue.Mark Currey, PLoS Genetics,