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Y. H. Zhang, Dai, L. S., Ma, T. H., Wang, S. Z., Guo, J., Li, F. J., Zhang, S. M., Sun, B. X., Liu, D. F., Gao, Y., and Zhang, J. B., Association of T1740C polymorphism of L-FABP with meat quality traits in Junmu No. 1 white swine, vol. 12, pp. 235-241, 2013.
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