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Table 7 Regression coefficients (±SE) of body weight traits (in grams) on inbreeding of lambs for a change of 1% in inbreeding

From: Population genetic structure analysis and effect of inbreeding on body weights at different ages in Iranian Mehraban sheep

Item BW WW 6 MW 9 MW YW
Single −1.84 ± 0.67** −11.45 ± 6.45** 54.50 ± 12.35** −22.00 ± 19.58 232.65 ± 27.96**
Twin −7.22 ± 1.33** −28.63 ± 9.16** 30.26 ± 13.68* 17.81 ± 16.52 19.59 ± 15.30
Male −5.74 ± 0.99** −9.23 ± 7.24 32.18 ± 12.87* −10.72 ± 16.11 68.47 ± 17.83**
Female −7.23 ± 0.94** −21.66 ± 7.85** 65.23 ± 13.81** 7.23 ± 22.62 171.28 ± 29.97**
All −6.34 ± 0.69** −14.68 ± 5.33** 48.00 ± 9.43** −4.09 ± 13.12 98.65 ± 15.65**
  1. BW: birth weight, WW: 3-month weight, 6 MW: 6-month weight, 9 MW: 9-month weight, YW: yearling weight.*P<0.05. **P<0.01.