Day 340 (19pter-19p13.2): a FGF gene, controlling limb length

http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2009/07/16/the-copied-gene-that-gave-dachshunds-and-corgis-their-short-legs/

Day 340 has 255 protein-coding genes (browser view) including FGF22.

Ed Yong has written a wonderful explanation of how FGF genes are responsible for the short legs of corgis and dachshunds.

Click here to see all 8373945 letters of Day 340 with FGF22 underlined.

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