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Genetics and breeding

Genetics is the study of genes, heredity, and genetic variation in living organisms. Breeding is the reproduction that is producing of offspring, usually animals or plants: Breeding in the wild, the natural process of reproduction in the animal kingdom. Animal husbandry, through selected specimens such as dogs, horses, and rabbits. Plant breeding, through selected specimens such as trees.


Det finns 169 sidor som är taggade med Genetics and breeding:

Henrik Böhlenius

Henrik Böhlenius is an external collaboration specialist in forest management with poplar plantation as research area.

Henrik Böhlenius

Henrik Böhlenius

bohlenius Henrik Böhlenius is an external collaboration specialist at SLU with poplar plantations as his research area. There are approximately 400 000 ha agricultural land that can be used

Surprising discovery may be exploited to generate plants with enhanced resistance

Researchers at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and the Forestry Research Institute of Sweden (Skogforsk) have shown that Norway spruce plants produced through somatic

Surprising discovery may be exploited to generate plants with enhanced resistance

Researchers at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and the Forestry Research Institute of Sweden (Skogforsk) have shown that Norway spruce plants produced through somatic

Ludwig Lundqvist

Ludwig Lundqvist

lult0001 I study the probiotic capacity of Lactobacillus reuteri. The bioactivity of probiotic microorganisms is essential for its beneficial function, and production parameters greatly impact the

Department of Aquatic Resources

Department of Aquatic Resources

Our research focuses on fish and shellfish in the seas, lakes and rivers. We monitor the aquatic environment, developing the methods and know-how for sustainable use of aquatic resources.

EU decision gene editing

"We, as vice-chancellors of Swedish universities and higher education institutions, are very critical of a decision by the Court of Justice of the European Union. This decision places the new

EU decision gene editing

"We, as vice-chancellors of Swedish universities and higher education institutions, are very critical of a decision by the Court of Justice of the European Union. This decision places the new

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Are we managing the environment in a sustainable way when it comes to water and aquatic ecosystems? SLU has an assignment from the government that is unique among Swedish universities: additional to

Research

Research

Research at SLU develops knowledge about the biological natural resources and man’s management and sustainable use of them. Water is an integrated and important part of this work and SLU has

SLU Water Forum

SLU Water Forum

SLU works with water for life - and life in water. About 400 researchers and other staff members contribute to the global field of knowledge about sustainable management of water resources and

Beijerlab

The research at the Beijer Laboratory for Animal Science (BLAS) aims to make better use of data automatically collected at high-tech farms so that management and breeding of future generations of