Animal Genetics

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Edited By: Hans Lenstra

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

Online ISSN: 1365-2052


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  1. Original Articles

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      Meta-analysis of genome-wide association from genomic prediction models

      Y. L. Bernal Rubio, J. L. Gualdrón Duarte, R. O. Bates, C. W. Ernst, D. Nonneman, G. A. Rohrer, A. King, S. D. Shackelford, T. L. Wheeler, R. J. C. Cantet and J. P. Steibel

      Article first published online: 26 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12378

    2. Genome-wide RNA-Seq analysis of breast muscles of two broiler chicken groups differing in shear force

      K. Piórkowska, K. Żukowski, J. Nowak, K. Połtowicz, K. Ropka-Molik and A. Gurgul

      Article first published online: 22 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12388

  2. Brief Notes

    1. Null alleles of microsatellites for Manila clam Ruditapes philippinarum

      Stefania Chiesa, Livia Lucentini, Rosa Freitas, Francesco Nonnis Marzano, Claudio Ferrari, Laura Filonzi, Silvia Breda, Fabiola Minello, Etelvina Figueira and Emanuele Argese

      Article first published online: 20 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12382

  3. Short Communications

    1. Identification and characterization of miRNAs in the ovaries of a highly prolific sheep breed

      Xiaoju Hu, Kisun Pokharel, Jaana Peippo, Nasser Ghanem, Ismael Zhaboyev, Juha Kantanen and Meng-Hua Li

      Article first published online: 19 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12385

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  6. Original Articles

    1. Variant in the RFWD3 gene associated with PATN1, a modifier of leopard complex spotting

      H. M. Holl, S. A. Brooks, S. Archer, K. Brown, J. Malvick, M. C. T. Penedo and R. R. Bellone

      Article first published online: 16 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12375

    2. Inbreeding and purging at the genomic Level: the Chillingham cattle reveal extensive, non-random SNP heterozygosity

      J. L. Williams, S. J.G. Hall, M. Del Corvo, K. T. Ballingall, L. Colli, P. Ajmone Marsan and F. Biscarini

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12376

  7. Short Communications

    1. The prion-related protein (testis-specific) gene (PRNT) is highly polymorphic in Portuguese sheep

      P. Mesquita, V. Garcia, M. R. Marques, F. Santos Silva, M. C. Oliveira Sousa, I. Carolino, J. Pimenta, C. M. G. A. Fontes, A. E. M. Horta, J. A. M. Prates and R. M. Pereira

      Article first published online: 5 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12380

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    1. PEG3 domain gene expression in maternal and foetal placenta in intrauterine growth restricted bovine foetuses

      Shun Li, Hubert Pausch, Heli Venhoranta, Krzysztof Adamowicz, Magnus Andersson, Lech Zwierzchowski, Alexander Kind, Angelika Schnieke and Krzysztof Flisikowski

      Article first published online: 5 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12373

  10. Original Articles

    1. Detection of genetic variants affecting cattle behaviour and their impact on milk production: a genome-wide association study

      Juliane Friedrich, Bodo Brand, Siriluck Ponsuksili, Katharina L. Graunke, Jan Langbein, Jacqueline Knaust, Christa Kühn and Manfred Schwerin

      Article first published online: 30 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12371

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  12. Original Articles

    1. Accuracy of genomic selection for age at puberty in a multi-breed population of tropically adapted beef cattle

      M. M. Farah, A. A. Swan, M. R. S. Fortes, R. Fonseca, S. S. Moore and M. J. Kelly

      Article first published online: 22 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12362

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    1. Genetic traceability of cattle using an OpenArray genotyping platform

      Anna Pozzi, Cristina Previtali, Silvia Cenadelli, Luca Gandini, Andrea Galli and Graziella Bongioni

      Article first published online: 1 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/age.12359

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