Data from: Mapping of craniofacial traits in outbred mice identifies major developmental genes involved in shape determination

Luisa F. Pallares, Peter Carbonetto, Shyam Gopalakrishnan, Clarissa C. Parker, Cheryl L. Ackert-Bicknell, Abraham A. Palmer & Diethard Tautz
The vertebrate cranium is a prime example of the high evolvability of complex traits. While evidence of genes and developmental pathways underlying craniofacial shape determination is accumulating, we are still far from understanding how such variation at the genetic level is translated into craniofacial shape variation. Here we used 3D geometric morphometrics to map genes involved in shape determination in a population of outbred mice (Carworth Farms White, or CFW). We defined shape traits via...
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