Genome-wide association studies of 74 plasma metabolites of German shepherd dogs reveal two metabolites associated with genes encoding their enzymes
Pamela Xing Yi Soh, Juliana Maria Marin Cely, Sally-Anne Mortlock, Christopher James Jara, Rachel Booth, Siria Natera, Ute Roessner, Ben Crossett, Stuart Cordwell, Mehar Singh Khatkar, Peter Williamson
Metabolomics | SPRINGER | Published : 2019
This work was supported by the Canine Research Foundation. This research is supported by an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship. Metabolites were extracted and analysed from plasma at Metabolomics Australia (School of BioSciences, University of Melbourne, Australia), a National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) initiative under Bioplatforms Australia, Pty Ltd. The authors would like to thank Himasha Mendis, Nirupama Jayasinghe and Alice Ng from Metabolomics Australia who extracted and analysed metabolites. The authors would also like to thank the owners and dogs that donated samples for this study.