TABLE 3

Selected cofactors

Variance explainedaNet effectb
TraitNo. markersAdditiveDominance
BW (g)619−41−62
GR30 (g/day)620−44.89.66
GR70 (g/day)1136−33.6−24.7
GROT (g/day)123628.0−21.1
IL (dm)1956−8.1−7.8
AF (%)9440.260.10
BF (mm)11484.43−0.05
  • a Given as the percentage of the residual mean square after fitting the other fixed and random effects and covariates.

  • b The sum of the additive and dominance coefficients for the selected cofactors.