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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ENHANCING GENETIC MERIT OF RUMINANTS THROUGH GENOME SELECTION AND ANALYSIS

Location: Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory

Title: Applied genomics in ruminants-new discoveries and model for predictive medicine

Author
item Sonstegard, Tad

Submitted to: Lecture
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: March 4, 2013
Publication Date: N/A

Technical Abstract: An overview of the progress for Dr. Sonstegard’s work in applied genomics in dairy cattle will be presented. The overview will include how applied research in livestock offers unique investigative models to discover gene function as a result of genetic load or inbreeding and also how genome selection in livestock is a model for predictive medicine.

Last Modified: 12/19/2014
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