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Table 1 Estimates of additive and dominance variance components obtained using REMLF90 for models MA, MG and MGD

From: Genomic analysis of dominance effects on milk production and conformation traits in Fleckvieh cattle

Trait MA MG MGD
  σ A 2 σ A 2 σ A 2 σ D 2 σ E 2 σ D 2 σ A 2 + σ D 2
Milk yield 261500 214200 208900 92640 164700 0.308
Fat yield 279 274 267 104 198 0.281
Protein yield 213 175 166 115 154 0.409
Somatic cell score 0.230 0.264 0.256 0.261 0.555 0.505
Milkability 0.0193 0.0216 0.0122 0.0076 0.0029 0.390
Stature 3.41 5.73 5.80 0.20 6.51 0.033
Udder score 1.85 2.00 1.99 0.27 9.29 0.118
Udder depth 0.313 0.380 0.380 0.119 0.517 0.238
Feet and legs score 1.32 1.20 1.19 0.21 9.89 0.153