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Table 1 The dog breeds, the number of offspring (NO), the number of families (NF), the country of sampling and the MHC genotyping method

From: No evidence of prenatal diversifying selection at locus or supertype levels in the dog MHC class II loci

Breed NO NF Countrya MHC genotyping method
Kooikerhondjeb 17 10 Finland Sequencing
Salukib 51 16 Finland Sequencing
Lowchenb 9 4 Finland Sequencing
Icelandic Sheepdogb 7 3 Finland Sequencing
Kromfohrlanderb 90 24 Finland Sequencing
Alaskan Huskyc 27 6 USA Sequencing
Alaskan Huskyd 4 1 USA Sequencing
English Cocker Spanield 6 1 USA Sequencing
Golden Retrieverd 7 3 USA Sequencing
Staffordshire Bull Terrierd 7 3 USA Sequencing
Newfoundlandd 42 12 UK Sequencing
Rhodesian Ridgebackd 42 5 UK Sequencing
Mixed-breedd 84 16 USA Sequencing
Mixed-breedc 37 6 USA Sequencing or microsatellite based
Total 430 110   
  1. aBirth country may differ from the country of sampling, bData from this study, cRowan [35], dKennedy et al. [34]