Volume XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production


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K. A. Ward, Franklin, I. R., Murray, J. D., Nancarrow, C. D., Raphael, K. A., Rigby, N. W., Byrne, C. R., Wilson, B. W., and Hunt, C. L., The direct transfer of DNA by embryo microinjection., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 6–21, 1986. (946.06 KB)
H. Krausslich, Criteria for useful gene transfer., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 22–31, 1986. (280.5 KB)
A. Robertson, Molecular biology and animal improvement., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 32–41, 1986. (448.1 KB)
G. Brem, Brenig, B., Goodman, H. M., Selden, R. C., Graf, F., Kruff, B., Springmann, K., Hondele, J., Meyer, J., Winnacker, E. L., and Krausslich, H., Gene transfer in rabbits and pigs., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 45–50, 1986. (201.61 KB)
D. W. Salter, Smith, E. J., Hughes, S. H., Wright, S. E., and Crittenden, L. B., Retroviruses as vectors for germ line insertion in the chicken., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 51–56, 1986. (282.21 KB)
Y. Kashi, Soller, M., Hallerman, E., and Beckmann, J. S., Restriction fragment length polymorphisms in dairy cattle genetic improvement., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 57–63, 1986. (278.07 KB)
R. Aleandri, Nardone, A., and Russo, V., Milk yield for the cheesemaking process: quantitative traits loci and selection strategies., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 64–69, 1986. (286.66 KB)
C. Gautschi, Gaillard, C., Schwander, B., and Lazary, S., Studies on possible associations between the major histocompatibility complex and reproduction traits in swine., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 70–75, 1986. (259.04 KB)
C. Polge, Current and potential reproductive technology., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 81–85, 1986. (180.07 KB)
L. D. van Vleck, Technology and animal breeding: applications and challenges for dairy cattle breeding., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 88–95, 1986. (257.01 KB)
J. P. Gibson and Smith, C., Technology and animal breeding: applications in livestock improvement., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 96–105, 1986. (360.44 KB)
D. Pomp, Critser, E. S., and Rutledge, J. J., Selection for in vitro developmental competency of preimplantation ICR mouse embryos., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 109–114, 1986. (284.1 KB)
C. R. Youngs, Humes, P. E., and Godke, R. A., Genetic aspects of embryo transfer and embryo micromanipulation., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 115–120, 1986. (217.24 KB)
R. Navarro-Fierro, Posee, C., and Zarco, L., Present value of embryo transfer as a tool for genetic improvement in dairy herds., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 121–126, 1986. (241.38 KB)
J. J. Colleau, Genetic improvement by embryo transfer within an open selection nucleus in dairy cattle., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 127–132, 1986. (256.61 KB)
R. B. Church, McRae, A., and McWhir, J., Embryo manipulation and gene transfer in livestock production., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 133–138, 1986. (243.72 KB)
F. D. Enfield, Quantitative genetic variation from new mutations in Tribolium., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 144–151, 1986. (343.78 KB)
R. S. Gowe and Fairfull, R. W., Long-term selection for egg production in chickens., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 152–167, 1986. (1.08 MB)
L. Ollivier, Results of a long-term selection experiment for lean tissue growth in the pig., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 168–175, 1986. (558.13 KB)
B. J. McGuirk, Atkins, K. D., and Thompson, R., Long term selection experiment with sheep., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 181–195, 1986. (596.3 KB)
A. Nishida and Abe, T., Theoretical prediction of long-term selection response., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 199–204, 1986. (411.08 KB)
C. Luesakul-Reodecha, Martin, T. G., and Nelson, L. A., Effects of long-term selection for 365-day weight on maternal performance of beef cows., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 205–209, 1986. (213.81 KB)
D. R. C. Bailey and Lawson, J. E., Genetic progress through selection for postweaning gain in Angus and Hereford cattle., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 210–214, 1986. (188.89 KB)
H. T. Blair, Responses to 27 years of selection for yearling fleece weight., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 215–220, 1986. (238.48 KB)
P. J. Burfening and Hanford, K., Selection for high and low prolificacy in Rambouillet sheep., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 221–226, 1986. (404.65 KB)
C. Wu, Selection for recessive favorable genes on quantitative traits., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 227–230, 1986. (141.11 KB)
B. P. Kinghorn, Mating plans for selection across breeds., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 233–244, 1986. (556.96 KB)
W. G. Hill, Population size and design of breeding programmes., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 245–256, 1986. (656.16 KB)
D. L. Harris and Stewart, T. S., The role of computer simulation and laboratory animals in the design of breeding programs., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 257–268, 1986. (467.61 KB)
W. M. Muir, Efficient design and analysis of selection experiments., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 269–282, 1986. (570.1 KB)
F. D. Enfield and Anklesaria, F., An evaluation of multiple peak epistasis and population structure in directional selection program., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 283–294, 1986. (655.77 KB)
S. Sirkkomaa, Long-term response to selection with inbreeding in alternate generations., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 297–302, 1986. (431.17 KB)
A. Farid, Makarechian, M., and Newman, J. A., Inbreeding and effective population size in sixteen control populations of mice of different origins., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 303–308, 1986. (307.16 KB)
S. Newman, Harris, D. L., and Doolittle, D. P., Bioeconomic importance of optimum lifetime reproductive performance in animal breeding programs: results from mice., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 309–314, 1986. (263.22 KB)
A. J. Lee, McAllister, A. J., and Lin, C. Y., Sib-testing with embryo transfer in dairy cattle improvement - design of experiment., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 315–320, 1986. (183.34 KB)
J. - M. Elsen, Bibé, B. O., Landais, E., and Ricordeau, G., Twenty remarks on economic evaluation of selection goals., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 321–327, 1986. (267.92 KB)
B. Gunawan and James, J. W., The effect of gene frequency distribution in base populations on response to selection in synthetic populations., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 328–332, 1986. (210.78 KB)
A. Farid, Makarechian, M., and Newman, J. A., The effects of constant and varying environments on litter size in control populations of mice of different origins., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 333–338, 1986. (269.83 KB)
J. S. Wu and Li, M. D., A new approach to the study of heterosis with special reference to unifying the concept of combining ability with heritability., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 339–344, 1986. (278.74 KB)
W. C. Asbury, Brinks, J. S., and Golden, B. L., Future breeding systems for beef cattle., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 345–350, 1986. (287.2 KB)
D. Gianola, Foulley, J. L., and Fernando, R. L., Prediction of breeding values when variances are not known., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 356–370, 1986. (678.36 KB)
R. Thompson and Cameron, N. D., Estimation of genetic parameters., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 371–381, 1986. (424.3 KB)
L. R. Schaeffer and Kennedy, B. W., Computing solutions to mixed model equations., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 382–393, 1986. (580.36 KB)
K. Meyer, Restricted Maximum Likelihood for data with a hierarchical genetic structure., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 397–408, 1986. (326.93 KB)
J. P. Poivey and Elsen, J. - M., Some advantageous aspects of block iterative methods for solving the mixed model equations., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 403–408, 1986. (291.81 KB)
R. Preisinger, Claus, J., and Kalm, E., Estimating variance components and breeding values in a dairy population with small herd size., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 409–414, 1986. (213.89 KB)
F. J. Mendizabal, Claus, J., and Kalm, L., Estimation of variance components and breeding values of growth capacity from station and field data in dual-purpose cattle., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 415–420, 1986. (294.68 KB)
H. Simianer, Restricted Maximum Likelihood Estimation of variances and covariances from selected data., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 421–426, 1986. (209.88 KB)
S. Y. Liu and Sheng, Z. L., The study on utilization repeated records of relatives in BLUP., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 427–432, 1986. (427.05 KB)
Q. Zhang, A study on the construction of restricted indices for dairy sires by mixed model method., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 433–437, 1986. (248.03 KB)
C. Wu, An approximate formula for estimating genetic relationship in a sire family., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 438–442, 1986. (254.07 KB)
A. Maki-Tanila and Kennedy, B. W., Mixed model methodology under genetic models with a small number of additive and non-additive loci., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 443–448, 1986. (297.5 KB)
A. M. Saxton, A comparison of bending and ridge regression in selection index estimation., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 449–453, 1986. (215.28 KB)
K. Meyer, Restricted Maximum Likelihood to estimate genetic parameters - in practice., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 454–459, 1986. (320.91 KB)
A. R. Gilmour and Raadsma, H. W., Estimating genetic variation and covariation for flystrike incidence in Australian Merino sheep on an underlying normal scale., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 460–463, 1986. (156.77 KB)
R. J. C. Cantet, Bidart, J. B., and Garzelli, A., Mixed model evaluation of Argentine registered Angus herds., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 464–468, 1986. (192.41 KB)
J. Hodges, Animal genetic resources in the developing world: goals, strategies, management and current status., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 474–485, 1986. (434.95 KB)
R. B. Land, Genetic resource requirements under favourable production marketing systems: priorities and organisation., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 486–491, 1986. (224.48 KB)
K. Gregory, Preservation and management of genetic resources: maintaining adaptation and diversity., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 492–499, 1986. (240.43 KB)
T. A. Olson, Florida scrub cattle: their history and plans for their preservation., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 503–505, 1986. (99.32 KB)
C. Hickman, Recording design and results for managing genetic resources of small populations of adapted breeds., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 511–516, 1986. (312.54 KB)
K. M. Cheng, Germplasm conservation in coturnix quail., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 517–521, 1986. (180.82 KB)
A. Farid, The status of indigenous poultry of southern Iran., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 522–527, 1986. (247.45 KB)
S. S. Omeje, Suitable methods for the improvement and conservation of local chickens in the developing countries., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 528–532, 1986. (441.56 KB)