Selection for eight generations in mice for either total weight weaned or total weight weaned divided by the dam's nine week weight increased both the genetic potential for growth and maternal performance but reduced the fitness-related character, survival.

J. Wilkinson

Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Volume XI. Genetics of reproduction, lactation, growth, adaptation, disease, and parasite resistance., , 443–445, 1986
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