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Table 5 Regional heritability (h2w) for proportion traits, for windows of the genome that were significant at both the genome-wide (p < 0.05) and suggestive levels

From: Genome-wide association reveals QTL for growth, bone and in vivo carcass traits as assessed by computed tomography in Scottish Blackface lambs

Trait Chr Windows Start_position End_position LRTa H2w
Bone percentage 15 20 56988645 61846859 13.02 0.10
15 21 59267493 64256466 9.70 0.08
22 1 259746 6415933 9.50 0.10
22 13 34060763 38910604 9.90 0.07
22 14 36519601 41316391 10.28 0.06
22 15 38924538 44247327 10.34 0.06
Total carcass weight 22 1 259746 6415933 10.28 0.07
24 8 24040495 31229367 12.10 0.11
Muscle to bone ratio 15 20 56988645 61846859 11.66 0.08
15 21 59267493 64256466 10.89 0.09
Live weight 22 1 259746 6415933 9.88 0.08
24 8 24040495 31229367 10.72 0.10
  1. Chr chromosome
  2. aThe genome-wide LRT threshold was equal to 13.54, corresponding to a p value less than 1.17 × 10−4 and the suggestive LRT threshold was equal to 9.27, corresponding to a p value less than 2.33 × 10−3