10. Genomic Selection for Aquaculture: Principles and Procedures

  1. Zhanjiang (John) Liu
  1. Anna K. Sonesson

Published Online: 10 DEC 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470958964.ch10

Next Generation Sequencing and Whole Genome Selection in Aquaculture

Next Generation Sequencing and Whole Genome Selection in Aquaculture

How to Cite

Sonesson, A. K. (2011) Genomic Selection for Aquaculture: Principles and Procedures, in Next Generation Sequencing and Whole Genome Selection in Aquaculture (ed Z. (. Liu), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470958964.ch10

Editor Information

  1. The Fish Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures and Program of Cell and Molecular Biosciences, Aquatic Genomics Unit, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 USA

Author Information

  1. Nofima Marine AS, PO Box 5010, 1432 Ås, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2010
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813806372

Online ISBN: 9780470958964

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Keywords:

  • genomic selection for aquaculture - principles and procedures;
  • genomics application in aquaculture breeding;
  • whole genome sequencing;
  • steps for genomic selection;
  • genome-wide estimated breeding values (GWEBVs)- of candidates evaluation;
  • genomic selection, decoupling estimated breeding values (EBVs) estimation from recording;
  • genomic selection, highest potential for traits - that cannot be measured on selection candidates;
  • breeding value estimation for genomic selection;
  • GWEBV accuracy, markers estimated with - heritability of trait, prior distribution of marker effects, numbers of QTL and training records;
  • design of genomic selection schemes for aquaculture

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Steps for Genomic Selection

  • Traits

  • Breeding Value Estimation for Genomic Selection

  • Within - Family Genomic Selection

  • Effect on Genetic Gain

  • Accuracy of GWEBV

  • Quality of SNP Chip

  • Design of Genomic Selection Schemes for Aquaculture

  • References