GENETIC STUDY ON PLASMA BIOCHEMICAL PARAMETERS IN JAPANESE QUAILS*

Article Id: ARCC2008 | Page : 304-306
Citation :- GENETIC STUDY ON PLASMA BIOCHEMICAL PARAMETERS IN JAPANESE QUAILS*.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2009.(43):304-306
M. Malarmathi, B. Ramesh Gupta, M. Gnana Prakash and A. Rajashekar Reddy1
Address : Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding, College of Veterinary Science, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad-500 030, India.

Abstract

The plasma biochemical parameters such as protein, cholesterol and triglycerides were analyzed
in Black strain Japanese quails and found as 4.10 g/dl, 150.72 mg/dl and 90.66 mg/dl, respectively.Sex had significant effect on plasma cholesterol and triglycerides. Estimate of heritability and correlations ranged from low to high in magnitude.

Keywords

Japanese quails Biochemical parameters Heritability Correlations.

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