Volume 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production


Browse all proceedingsSearch the proceedings
J. C. M. Dekkers, Boettcher, P. J., and Mallard, B. A., Genetic improvement of udder health., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 3–10, 1998. (380.58 KB)
A. Caballero and Santiago, E., Survival rates of major genes in selection programmes., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 5–12, 1998.
J. Wang, Effective size of populations under selection: some extensions., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 13–16, 1998.
C. Stricker and Fernando, R. L., Some theoretical aspects of finite locus models., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 25–32, 1998.
J. G. Garcia-Muni\textasciitildez, Holmes, C. W., Garrick, D. J., Lopez-Villalobos, N., and Spelman, R., Calving difficulty in two genetic lines of Holstein Friesian cows differing in mature live weight., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 39–42, 1998. (240.92 KB)
A. Lagziel, Lipkin, E., Ezra, E., and Soller, M., Nucleotide sequence and phenotypic effects of an indicine haplotype at the bovine growth hormone (bGH) gene., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 63–66, 1998. (186.53 KB)
T. F. C. Mackay, The nature of quantitative variation: lessons from Drosophila., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 69–76, 1998.
N. D. Cameron, Across species comparisons in selection for efficiency., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 73–80, 1998.
M. SanCristobal-Gaudy, Elsen, J. - M., Bodin, L., Chevalet, C., Manfredi, E., and Le Roy, P., Prediction of the response to canalising selection of a continuous trait., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 85–88, 1998.
M. K. Nielsen, Genetic variation in feed energy utilization in mice., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 89–96, 1998.
G. L. Bennett and Williams, C. B., Modeling efficiency and carcass composition., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 93–100, 1998. (386.86 KB)
L. Bunger, Macleod, M. G., Wallace, C. A., and Hill, W. G., Direct and correlated effects of selection for food intake corrected for body weight in the adult mouse., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 97–100, 1998.
F. Siewerdt, Eisen, E. J., and Murray, J. D., Direct response to short-term selection for 8-week body weight in lines of transgenic (oMT1a-oGH) mice., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 105–108, 1998.
G. D. Snowder, Duckett, S. K., and Cockett, N. E., Muscle growth rates of callipyge and normal lambs., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 109–112, 1998. (251.97 KB)
S. M. Neal, Irvin, K. M., and Peterson, G. A., Correlated responses in litter preweaning traits to selection for a sow productivity index in Duroc swine., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 123–126, 1998.
A. M. Scholz, Mitchell, A. D., Song, H., and Wang, P. C., In vivo muscle glycogen and phosphate metabolism in relation to body composition in young pigs of different genotypes studied by nuclear magnetic resonance techniques., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 125–128, 1998. (228 KB)
R. Preisinger, Internationalisation of breeding programmes-breeding egg-type chickens for a global market., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 135–142, 1998.
P. A. Speck, Pitchford, W. S., and Clarke, J. N., Quantitative and molecular approaches to manipulate carcass composition in farm animals: a major quality determinant., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 149–156, 1998. (393.56 KB)
F. A. Pereira, Sesti, L. A. C., and van der Steen, H. A. M., Use of world wide genetics for local needs., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 155–160, 1998.
A. R. Templeton, Linkage mapping versus the candidate gene approach., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 175–182, 1998.
M. P. B. Deland, Malau-Aduli, A. E. O., Siebert, B. D., Bottema, C. D. K., and Pitchford, W. S., Sex and breed differences in the fatty acid composition of muscle phospholipids in crossbred cattle., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 185–188, 1998. (184.95 KB)
F. Gerbens, van Erp, A. J. M., Meuwissen, T. H. E., Veerkamp, J. H., and Pas, M. F. W. te, Heart fatty-acid binding protein gene variants are associated with intramuscular fat content and backfat thickness in pigs., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 187–190, 1998.
J. E. O. Rege, Utilization of exotic germplasm for milk production in the tropics., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 193–200, 1998. (584.97 KB)
M. Georges, Grobet, L., Poncelet, D., Royo, L. J., Pirottin, D., and Brouwers, B., Positional candidate cloning of the bovine mh locus identifies an allelic series of mutations disrupting the myostatin function and causing double muscling in cattle., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 195–202, 1998.
C. Chantalakhana, Role of exotic breeds in dairy and beef improvement in Asia., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 213–222, 1998. (489.89 KB)
C. J. O'Neill and Frisch, J. E., Consequences of selection in two Bos taurus breeds in the tropics., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 223–226, 1998. (227.67 KB)
S. A. Kayis, Thomson, P. C., and Nicholas, F. W., QTL analysis of discrete backcross data using the E-M algorithm., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 237–240, 1998.
M. O. Mosig, Lipkin, E., Darvasi, A., Ezra, E., Friedmann, A., and Soller, M., Mapping QTL affecting milk protein percent in Israel Holstein dairy cattle by selective DNA pooling with dinucleotide microsatellite markers., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 253–256, 1998.
R. L. Baker, Rege, J. E. O., Tembely, S., Mukasa-Mugerwa, E., Anindo, D., Mwamachi, D. M., Thorpe, W., and Lahlou-Kassi, A., Genetic resistance to gastrointestinal nematode parasites in some indigenous breeds of sheep and goats in East Africa., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 269–272, 1998. (236.64 KB)
J. Sölkner, Nakimbugwe, H. N., and Zarate, A. V., Analysis of determinants for success and failure of village breeding programmes., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 273–280, 1998. (428 KB)
D. J. Garrick, Achieving genetic improvement in non-conventional species using the New Zealand deer industry as an example., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 296–302, 1998. (285.9 KB)
D. E. Moody, Pomp, D., and Nielsen, M. K., Isolation of quantitative trait loci (QTL) controlling energy balance in mice., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 300–303, 1998.
T. S. Stewart, Quantity, quality and the consumer: limitations to breeding objectives., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 327–334, 1998. (598.88 KB)
R. L. Fernando, Genetic evaluation and selection using genotypic, phenotypic and pedigree information., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 329–336, 1998.
T. H. E. Meuwissen, Risk management and the definition of breeding objectives., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 347–354, 1998. (314.45 KB)
B. Grundy, Villanueva, B., and Woolliams, J. A., Dynamic selection procedures for constrained inbreeding and their consequences for pedigree development., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 355–358, 1998. (188.02 KB)
M. F. Rothschild, Identification of quantitative trait loci and interesting candidate genes in the pig: progress and prospects., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 403–408, 1998.
D. Milan, Bidanel, J. P., Le Roy, P., Chevalet, C., Woloszyn, N., Caritez, J. C., Gruand, J., Lagant, H., Bonneau, M., Lefaucheur, L., Renard, C., Vaiman, M., Mormede, P., Desautes, C., Amigues, Y., Bourgeois, F., Gellin, J., and Ollivier, L., Current status of QTL detection in Large White * Meishan crosses in France., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 414–417, 1998.
N. Reinsch, Xu, N., Thomsen, H., Looft, C., Kalm, E., Grupe, S., Kuhn, C., Schwerin, M., Leyhe, B., Hiendleder, S., Erhard, G., Medjugorac, I., Russ, I., Forster, M., Brenig, B., Reents, R., and Averdunk, G., First results on somatic cell count loci from the ADR bovine mapping project., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 426–429, 1998.
G. P. Davis, Hetzel, D. J. S., Corbet, N. J., Scacheri, S., Lowden, S., Renaud, J., Mayne, C., Stevenson, R., Moore, S. S., and Byrne, K., The mapping of quantitative trait loci for birth weight in a tropical beef herd., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 441–444, 1998.
H. Montaldo, Keown, J. F., and van Vleck, L. D., Effect of in vitro embryo production and sexed semen in dairy MOET nucleus systems., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 443–446, 1998. (207.09 KB)
B. Besbes and Gibson, J. P., Genetic variability of egg production traits in purebred and crossbred laying hens., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 459–462, 1998. (209.82 KB)
Y. Terawaki, Suzuki, M., and Fukui, Y., Genetic response and inbreeding in a sub-population mating system for dairy cattle., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 471–474, 1998. (235.68 KB)
J. Y. Han, Hong, Y. H., Jeong, D. K., and Moon, Y. K., Expression of exogenous DNA in the gonads of young chicks by transfer of gonadal primordial germ cells with high transfection efficiency., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 485–488, 1998.
W. R. Atchley, Developmental quantitative genetics: age-specific response to selection., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 505–512, 1998.
I. Misztal, Varona, L., Culbertson, M. M., Gengler, N., Bertrand, J. K., Mabry, J., Lawlor, T. J., and van Tassell, C. P., Studies on the value of incorporating effect of dominance in genetic evaluations of dairy cattle, beef cattle and swine., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 513–516, 1998.
C. Lilja and Burke, W. H., Changes in intestinal structure associated with long term selection for high growth rate in the quail., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 517–520, 1998.
S. E. Morrow, Thorp, B. H., Fraser, J. C., and Lewis, R. M., Characterization of bone growth in two lines of Suffolk sheep., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 537–540, 1998.
R. J. Tempelman and Firat, M. Z., Beyond the linear mixed model: perceived versus real benefits., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 605–612, 1998. (294.04 KB)
L. L. G. Janss and Brascamp, E. W., Prediction of elbow dysplasia in dogs by breeding values of relatives., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 621–624, 1998. (188.32 KB)