Search for dissertations about: "Frida Berg"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Frida Berg.

  1. 1. Genetic Analysis of Fat Metabolism in Domestic Pigs and their Wild Ancestor

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Frida Berg; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Genetics; Pig; Quantitative Trait Locus; Fat deposition; FAT1; Linkage map; RH map; Comparative map; Backcross; Identical by Descent mapping; Brown adipose tissue; UCP1; Genetik;

    Abstract : The domestication of the pig began about 9 000 years ago and many of the existing domestic breeds have been selected for phenotypic traits like lean meat and fast growth. Domestic pigs are phenotypically very different from the ancestral wild boar that has adapted to survive in their natural environment. READ MORE