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J. Eckardt, S. Kluth, C. Dierks, U. Philipp and O. Distl comment
  1. Judith Eckardt,
  2. Susanne Kluth,
  3. Claudia Dierks and
  4. Ute Philipp
  1. Institute for Animal Breeding and Genetics, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannover, Germany
  1. e-mail: judith.eckardt{at}

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We regret sincerely not citing Schütz and others (2012) but, unfortunately, we did not come across their publication when browsing PubMed or similar search engines (possibly due to the fact that it was published in German, not English). We have now received the publication via Bertram Brenig and acknowledge the study.

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