Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/14337
Title: Accuracy of Igenity Direct Genomic Values in Australian Angus
Contributor(s): Boerner, Vinzent  (author); Johnston, David  (author)
Publication Date: 2013
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/14337
Abstract: The quality of Igenity¬≤ direct genomic values (GEBVs) derived by two different prediction procedures for 12 traits of 1032 Angus bulls was estimated as the genetic correlation to their phenotypic target traits. In addition, the effect of a decreasing genetic relationship between validation and training population was inferred by subdividing the set of 1032 GEBVs accordingly. Genetic correlations estimated were medium to high even when all training individuals were excluded from the analysis, and well in line with those already published. Thus blending Australian Angus breeding values with Igenity GEBVs can be beneficial for breeders.
Publication Type: Conference Publication
Conference Name: 20th Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics: Translating Science into Action, Napier, New Zealand, 20th - 23rd October, 2013
Conference Details: 20th Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics: Translating Science into Action, Napier, New Zealand, 20th - 23rd October, 2013
Source of Publication: Proceedings of the Twentieth Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics, p. 211-214
Publisher: AAABG: Association for the Advancement of Animal Breeding and Genetics
Place of Publication: Palmerston North, New Zealand
Field of Research (FOR): 060408 Genomics
070201 Animal Breeding
Socio-Economic Outcome Codes: 830301 Beef Cattle
Peer Reviewed: Yes
HERDC Category Description: E1 Refereed Scholarly Conference Publication
Other Links: http://www.aaabg.org/aaabghome/proceedings20.php
Series Name: Proceedings of the AAABG ... Conference
Series Number : 20
Statistics to Oct 2018: Visitors: 170
Views: 193
Downloads: 0
Appears in Collections:Animal Genetics and Breeding Unit (AGBU)
Conference Publication

Files in This Item:
3 files
File Description SizeFormat 
Show full item record

Page view(s)

54
checked on May 3, 2019
Google Media

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in Research UNE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.