A Probable Crossing-over Between Two B-alleles of Cattle Blood Groups

  • J. Sellei
  • J. Rendel


During the past decades several mutation and recombination-like events have been recorded by studies of the inheritance of the B phenogroups in cattle (Stormont, 1963; Souw et al., 1964; Larsen, 1966).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Sellei
    • 1
  • J. Rendel
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Animal BreedingAgricultural CollegeUppsala 7Sweden

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