Animal Genetics

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Edited By: Hans Lenstra

Impact Factor: 2.207

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 3/57 (Agriculture Dairy & Animal Science); 102/167 (Genetics & Heredity)

Online ISSN: 1365-2052

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Dr. Hans Lenstra is the Editor-in-Chief of Animal Genetics

Dr. Johannes A. Lenstra is Editor-in-Chief. Read the editorial about the editors by ISAG President Ernie Bailey here.

Dr. Johannes A. LenstraHans Lenstra (Utrecht University, Netherlands) has a background in chemistry and biochemistry. For forty years he has worked on the molecular evolution, eukaryotic gene structure, genome characterization and molecular diversity of livestock and wildlife.

Editor's Choice!

Read the latest Editor's choice paper from Issue 46.5 (October 2015) describing an intriguing and enigmatic observation in the beta hemoglobin locus of sheep. This paper is available for free here.

Read the Editor's choice paper from Issue 46.4 (August 2015) about the identification of a mutation that suppresses horn development for free here.

Recently Published Articles

  1. Polyceraty (multi-horns) in Damara sheep maps to ovine chromosome 2

    O. F. C Greyvenstein, C. M. Reich, E. van Marle-Koster, D. G. Riley and B. J. Hayes

    Article first published online: 14 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12411

  2. Genome-wide association reveals the locus responsible for four-horned ruminant

    James W. Kijas, Tracy Hadfield, Marina Naval Sanchez and Noelle Cockett

    Article first published online: 14 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12409

  3. Mitochondrial DNA variation of domestic sheep (Ovis aries) in Kenya

    Adriana Resende, Joana Gonçalves, Anne W. T. Muigai and Filipe Pereira

    Article first published online: 13 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12412