1. Lefèvre CM, Sharp JA, Nicholas KR. (2010) Evolution of lactation: ancient origin and extreme adaptations of the lactation system. Annu Rev Genomics and Hum Genet 11:219-238.

2. Gillespie MJ, Crowley TM, Haring VR, Wilson SL, Harper JA, Payne JS, Green D et al. (2013) Transcriptome analysis of pigeon milk production – role of cornification and triglyceride synthesis genes. BMC Genomics 14:169-188.

3. Menzies KK, Lefèvre C, Sharp JA, McMillan Kl, Sheehy P, Nicholas KR. (2009) A novel approach Identified FOLR1 gene a putative regulator of milk protein synthesis. Mamm Genome 20: 498-503.


Contributed by

Prof. Kevin Nicholas
Institute for Technology Research and Innovation
Deakin University, Australia