[Polymorphism of proteins in 3 strains of domestic quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica)]

Arch Int Physiol Biochim. 1975 Oct;83(4):683-90. doi: 10.3109/13813457509081887.
[Article in French]

Abstract

In three breeds of domestic quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica) with different zootechnical characteristics, heterozygote frequencies of egg white and serum proteins are variable. Data are briefly explained by the genetic homeostasis theory.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Alleles
  • Animals
  • Blood Proteins / analysis*
  • Carotenoids / blood
  • Conalbumin / analysis
  • Coturnix / metabolism*
  • Egg Proteins / analysis*
  • Egg White / analysis
  • Female
  • Globulins / analysis
  • Male
  • Ovalbumin / analysis
  • Polymorphism, Genetic
  • Quail / metabolism*
  • Serum Albumin / analysis
  • Serum Globulins / analysis
  • Transferrin / analysis

Substances

  • Blood Proteins
  • Egg Proteins
  • Globulins
  • Serum Albumin
  • Serum Globulins
  • Transferrin
  • Conalbumin
  • Carotenoids
  • Ovalbumin