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2014
R. Pong-Wong and Woolliams, J. A., Bayes U: A Genomic Prediction Method Based on the Horseshoe Prior, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Methods and Tools: Statistical and genomic tools for mapping QTL and genes (Posters), p. 679, 2014. (368.46 KB)
T. W. Lewis, Blott, S. C., Howard, D. M., and Woolliams, J. A., Building effective systems to manage inbreeding in pedigree dog breeds, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species Breeding: Companion Animals, p. 281, 2014. (395.24 KB)
J. J. Ilska, Kranis, A., and Woolliams, J. A., The Effect of Training Population Size and Chip Density on Accuracy and Bias of Genomic Predictions in Broiler Chickens, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Selection using molecular information, p. 084, 2014. (129.34 KB)
B. Hillestad, Woolliams, J. A., Meuwissen, T. H. E., Våge, D. Inge, and Klemetsdal, G., Estimating Rate of Inbreeding and Effective Population Size Using Genomic Data in Norwegian Red Cattle, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Selection using molecular information (Posters), p. 470, 2014. (252.63 KB)
M. Saura, Woolliams, J. A., Tenesa, A., Fernandez, A., and Villanueva, B., Estimation of ancient and recent effective population size from linkage disequilibrium in a closed herd of Iberian pigs, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species Breeding: Swine (Posters), p. 938, 2014. (237.6 KB)
O. O. M. Iheshiulor, Woolliams, J. A., Yu, X., Wellmann, R., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., Genomic Predictions Using Whole Genome Sequence Data and Multi-breed Reference Populations, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Methods and Tools: Genome sequencing, p. 178, 2014. (215.06 KB)
G. Gorjanc, Woolliams, J. A., and Hickey, J. M., Hierarchical Quantitative Genetic Model Using Genomic Information, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Selection using molecular information, p. 068, 2014. (152.1 KB)
A. Brown, Banos, G., Coffey, M. P., Woolliams, J. A., and Mrode, R., Holstein-Friesian Relationships and the Impact on the Accuracy of an Across-Breed Evaluation, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Selection using molecular information, p. 073, 2014. (263.38 KB)
S. Tsairidou, Woolliams, J. A., Allen, A., Skuce, R., McBride, S. H., Pong-Wong, R., Matika, O., Finlay, E., Berry, D. P., Bradley, D., McDowell, S., Glass, E., and Bishop, S. C., A meta-analysis for bovine tuberculosis resistance in dairy cattle, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetics of Trait Complexes: Disease resistance, p. 102, 2014. (128.89 KB)
A. Doeschl-Wilson, Lipschutz-Powell, D., Anacleto, O., García-Cortés, L. Alberto, Lough, G., Lengeling, A., Bergmann, S., and Woolliams, J. A., New Methods for capturing unidentified genetic Variation underlying Infectious Disease in Livestock Populations, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Methods and Tools: Statistical methods - linear and nonlinear models, p. 203, 2014. (19.6 KB)
J. A. Woolliams, Nirea, K. G., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., Predicting Gain the Sustainable Way and its Relevance to Genomic Selection, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 018, 2014. (260.26 KB)
E. Sanchez-Molano, Woolliams, J. A., Pong-Wong, R., Clements, D. N., Blott, S. C., and Wiener, P., QTL Mapping for Canine Hip Dysplasia in UK Labrador Retriever, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species Breeding: Companion Animals (Posters), p. 794, 2014. (592.93 KB)
G. Mészáros, Gorjanc, G., Jenko, J., Woolliams, J. A., and Hickey, J. M., Selection on Recombination Rate to Increase Genetic Gain, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 021, 2014. (149.44 KB)
J. M. Hickey, Gorjanc, G., Cleveland, M. A., Kranis, A., Jenko, J., Mészáros, G., Woolliams, J. A., and Perez-Enciso, M., Sequencing Millions of Animals for Genomic Selection 2.0, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species Breeding: Swine, p. 377, 2014. (1.2 MB)
O. Anacleto, Lipschutz-Powell, D., García-Cortés, L. Alberto, Woolliams, J. A., and Doeschl-Wilson, A., Simultaneous Inference of Genetic Parameters Underlying Susceptibility and Infectivity of Livestock from Epidemiological Data, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetics of Trait Complexes: Disease resistance, p. 093, 2014. (261.83 KB)
D. M. Howard, Pong-Wong, R., Knap, P. W., Kremer, V. D., and Woolliams, J. A., The structural impact of implementing Optimal Contribution selection in a commercial pig breeding population, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 024, 2014. (205.54 KB)
J. Jenko, Gorjanc, G., Mészáros, G., Whitelaw, B. C. A., Woolliams, J. A., Cleveland, M. A., and Hickey, J. M., Use of Genome Editing in Animal Breeding Programs, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 017, 2014. (101.68 KB)
F. Gómez-Romano, Villanueva, B., Fernández, J., Woolliams, J. A., and Pong-Wong, R., The use of genomic coancestry matrices in the optimization of contributions for maintaining diversity at specific regions of the genome, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Selection for harsh environments and management of animal genetic resources (Posters), p. 444, 2014. (333.82 KB)
2010
K. G. Nirea, Sonesson, A., Woolliams, J. A., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., Comparsion of Mating Designs in Breeding Schemes with Genomic Selection., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species breeding: Breeding in aquacultural species - Poster Sessions, p. 0747, 2010. (98.53 KB)
T. Luan, Woolliams, J. A., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., The contribution of linkage and linkage disequilibrium information to the accuracy of genomic selection, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic improvement programmes: Selection using molecular information - Lecture Sessions, p. 0636, 2010. (377.1 KB)
R. Shepherd, Meuwissen, T. H. E., and Woolliams, J. A., A Fast EM Algorithm For Genomic Selection - R.K. Shepherd, T.H.E. Meuwissen and J.A. Woolliams.  Computing Sciences, CQUniversity, Rockhampton  4702, Australia., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic improvement programmes: Selection using molecular information - Lecture Sessions, p. 0542, 2010. (108.43 KB)
L. J. Corbin, Bishop, S. C., Swinburne, J. E., Vaudin, M., Blott, S. C., and Woolliams, J. A., The impact of method on the estimated effective population size of a Thoroughbred population using genotype data, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species breeding: Horse breeding - Lecture Sessions, p. 0456, 2010. (71.87 KB)
D. Lipschutz-Powell, Woolliams, J. A., Bijma, P., and Doeschl-Wilson, A., The importance of associative effects in the control of infectious disease through selection., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic improvement programmes: Advances in selection theory including experimental demonstrations - Lecture Sessions, p. 0491, 2010. (73.72 KB)
T. Lewis, Blott, S., and Woolliams, J. A., Improvements in Genetic Selection Against Canine Hip Dysplasia Using Index Methodology, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Special topics: Breeding and animal welfare - Lecture Sessions, p. 0754, 2010. (96.18 KB)
H. D. Daetwyler, Wiggans, G. R., Hayes, B. J., Woolliams, J. A., and Goddard, M. E., Imputation of Missing Genotypes From Sparse to High Density Using Long-Range Phasing, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Methods and tools: Population genomics - Lecture Sessions, p. 0539, 2010. (41.55 KB)
A. K. Sonesson, Woolliams, J. A., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., Maximising genetic gain whilst controlling rates of genomic inbreeding using genomicoptimum contribution selection, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic improvement programmes: Selection using molecular information - Lecture Sessions, p. 0892, 2010. (100 KB)
O. Matika, Hoste, A., Walling, G., Pong-Wong, R., Woolliams, J. A., and Bishop, S. C., A putative recessive gene responsible for a leg defect syndrome in a genetic sire line nucleus population of pigs., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Species breeding: Pig breeding - Lecture Sessions, p. 0208, 2010. (56.94 KB)
S. C. Bishop and Woolliams, J. A., Understanding Field Disease Data, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetics of trait complexes: Disease resistance - Lecture Sessions, p. 0401, 2010. (63.73 KB)
2006
V. D. Kremer, Meuwissen, T. H. E., and Woolliams, J. A., 6S (SixS) version 2: stochastic simulation software for sustainable selection schemes., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 27.08, 2006.
C. G. S. Kearsley, Brotherstone, S., Coffey, M. P., and Woolliams, J. A., Analysis of competition data for genetic evaluations of eventing horses in Britain., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 08.08, 2006.
J. A. Woolliams, Designs and evaluations for managing genetic diversity in breeding programs., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 30.01, 2006.
S. C. Bishop, Woolliams, J. A., and Wallis, I. P., Developing genetic epidemiological models for bacterial infections with environmental contamination., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 15.23, 2006.
C. Hayhurst, Flint, A. P. F., Lovendahl, P., Woolliams, J. A., and Royal, M. D., Genetic and phenotypic relationships among metabolic hormones and fertility in UK Holstein Friesian female calves., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 01.18, 2006.
T. R. Solberg, Sonesson, A., Woolliams, J. A., and Meuwissen, T. H. E., Genomic selection using different markers and density., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 22.13, 2006.
A. S. Frank-Lawale, Taggart, J. B., McAndrew, B. J., Penman, D. J., Jordan, N., and Woolliams, J. A., Heritability for body weight in the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus)., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 09.04, 2006.
J. A. Woolliams, Banos, G., and Coffey, M. P., Impact of leptin, leptin receptor and growth hormone receptor genotypes on milk production, feed intake and body energy traits in dairy cattle., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 01.13, 2006.
A. Kranis, Su, G., Sorensen, D. A., and Woolliams, J. A., A longitudinal threshold model for genetic analysis of daily egg production in turkeys under a Bayesian framework., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 07.06, 2006.
R. Pong-Wong and Woolliams, J. A., Optimisation of genetic contributions using semidefinite programming., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 30.02, 2006.
O. Matika, Pong-Wong, R., Woolliams, J. A., Low, J., Nieuwhof, G. J., Boon, S., and Bishop, S. C., Verifying quantitative trait loci for muscle depth in commercial terminal sire sheep., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 22.10, 2006.
2002
V. D. Kremer, Meuwissen, T. H. E., and Woolliams, J. A., 6S (SixS): stochastic simulation software for sustainable selection schemes., vol. 2002. Session 28, p. 28.16, 2002. (849.59 KB)
R. Pong-Wong, Villanueva, B., and Woolliams, J. A., Comparison of direct and marker-assisted selection with optimised contributions., vol. 2002. Session 22, p. 22.17, 2002. (183.84 KB)
A. J. Springbett, MacKenzie, K., Woolliams, J. A., and Bishop, S. C., The contribution of genetic diversity to the spread of infectious diseases., vol. 2002. Session 13, 2002.
P. Bijma, Meuwissen, T. H. E., and Woolliams, J. A., Design of sustainable breeding programs in developed countries., vol. 2002. Session 24, p. 24.01, 2002. (252.82 KB)
V. Martinez, Sillanpaa, M., Thorgaard, G., Robison, B., Woolliams, J. A., and Knott, S. A., Evidence of a pleiotropic QTL influencing components of early development in double haploid lines of rainbow trout., vol. 2002. Session 6, p. 6.08, 2002. (262.78 KB)
M. D. Royal, Pryce, J. E., Woolliams, J. A., and Flint, A. P. F., Genetic relationships between commencement of luteal activity postpartum and calving interval, production, body condition score and linear type traits in Holstein-Friesians., vol. 2002. Session 8, p. 8.19, 2002. (228.21 KB)
E. E. Wall, Visscher, P. M., and Woolliams, J. A., Homozygosity due to identity-by-descent around the target locus in gene introgression programmes., vol. 2002. Session 22, p. 22.06, 2002. (201.9 KB)
B. Villanueva, Dekkers, J. C. M., Woolliams, J. A., and Settar, P., Maximising genetic gain with QTL information and control of inbreeding., vol. 2002. Session 22, p. 22.18, 2002. (211.5 KB)
L. Ronnegard and Woolliams, J. A., Predicted rates of inbreeding and genetic gain under mass selection with additive maternal effects., vol. 2002. Session 19, p. 19.12, 2002. (266.37 KB)
A. C. Sorensen, Berg, P., and Woolliams, J. A., Predicting rates of gain and inbreeding with factorial mating and the use of mating for optimal designs., vol. 2002. Session 19, p. 19.08, 2002. (227.87 KB)
J. A. Woolliams, Pong-Wong, R., and Villanueva, B., Strategic optimisation of short- and long-term gain and inbreeding in MAS and non-MAS schemes., vol. 2002. Session 23, p. 23.02, 2002. (278.36 KB)