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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 192 sidor som är taggade med Genetics and breeding:

Nordfruit: Pre-breeding for future challenges in nordic fruits and berries

Nordfruit is the short name for a Public Private Partnership project on pre-breeding for future challenges in Nordic apples and strawberries established by participants from 7 Nordic and Baltic

Dirk-Jan De Koning

Dirk-Jan De Koning

dekoning Professor in Animal Breeding. I am interested to dissect the genetic basis of variation in complex traits and use of this information in breeding programs. My research covers traditional

Erik Bongcam Rudloff

Erik Bongcam Rudloff

bongcam My main interest is in solving Life Science problems using bioinformatics approaches. Developing and managing complex multidisciplinary networked projects. Erik Bongcam-Rudloff on Twitter: "

SLU receives major grants for forest research

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation invests SEK 100 million over a ten-year period for research within forest production and forest management at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

SLU receives major grants for forest research

The Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation invests SEK 100 million over a ten-year period for research within forest production and forest management at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

SLU Water Forum

SLU Water Forum

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

Inconsistent risk regulation of food crops in EU

The present regulatory divide in risk assessment, between genetically modified (GM) crops and crops bred using other methods, cannot be justified from the viewpoint of risk assessment, since the GM/

Inconsistent risk regulation of food crops in EU

The present regulatory divide in risk assessment, between genetically modified (GM) crops and crops bred using other methods, cannot be justified from the viewpoint of risk assessment, since the GM/

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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

Environmental Monitoring

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

Environmental Monitoring

Environmental Monitoring

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