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Table 1 Estimates of genetic parameters using a model incorporating a pedigree-based relationship matrix and based on the full data

From: Accuracy of genomic prediction for growth and carcass traits in Chinese triple-yellow chickens

Trait1 σ a 2 σ a 2 h 2
BW6 3044.50 8579.90 0.26 ± 0.13
BW12 10433.86 67520.65 0.13 ± 0.09
EP 1.38 1.76 0.44 ± 0.14
BMP 0.83 1.29 0.39 ± 0.14
LMP 0.90 1.41 0.39 ± 0.13
  1. 1BW6 = body weight at 6th weeks; BW12 = body weight at 12th weeks; EP = eviscerating percentage; BMP = breast muscle percentage; LMP = leg muscle percentage.