Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals
Copyright © 2010 Blackwell Publishing
Editor(s): Zhihua Jiang, Troy L. Ott
Published Online: 6 APR 2010
Print ISBN: 9780813817842
Online ISBN: 9780813810898
About this Book
Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals is a thorough examination of genomics in the livestock industry, encompassing genome sciences, genome biotechnology, and reproduction. Recent developments in molecular genetics and genomics have enabled scientists to identify and characterize genes contributing to the complexity of reproduction in domestic animals, allowing scientists to improve reproductive traits. Providing the livestock industry with essential tools for enhancing reproductive efficiency, Reproductive Genomics in Domestic Animals surveys the current status of reproductive genomes and looks to the future direction of research.