Animal Genetics

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Edited By: Hans Lenstra

Impact Factor: 1.779

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 8/58 (Agriculture Dairy & Animal Science); 123/166 (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 Editor’s choice paper from issue 47.1 which reveals that large semiferal mammals may survive extreme inbreeding and even maintain a low level of genetic variation for free here.

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    K. S. Lim, K. T. Lee, J. E. Park, W. H. Chung, G. W. Jang, B. H. Choi, K. C. Hong and T. H. Kim

    Version of Record online: 7 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12518

  2. Three intronic lncRNAs with monoallelic expression derived from the MEG8 gene in cattle

    W. Yang, D. Li, G. Wang, C. Zhang, M. Zhang, W. Zhang and S. Li

    Version of Record online: 7 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12527

  3. Genetic variation and gene conversions within the bovine NK-lysin gene family

    J. Chen, M. O. Lee and J. E. Womack

    Version of Record online: 7 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12521

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    E. Peripolli, D. P. Munari, M. V. G. B. Silva, A. L. F. Lima, R. Irgang and F. Baldi

    Version of Record online: 1 DEC 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12526