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Selection on the Colombian paso horse's gaits has produced kinematic differences partly explained by the DMRT3 gene

The horse breed Colombian paso is known for having three extra gaits in addition to walk, trot and canter. The gaits are called paso fino, trocha and Colombian trot, with the horses being divided

Åsa Viklund

Åsa Viklund

asagel Senior lecturer, horse breeding and genetic evaluation of performance traits. Contact person in horse related matters at the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics In my work, I am

Shizhi Wang

Shizhi Wang

siwg0001 I am a PhD student in the Erasmus Mundus European Graduate School in Animal Breeding and Genetics (EGS-ABG) studying at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and AgroParisTech/

Getinet Mekuriaw Tarekegn

Getinet Mekuriaw Tarekegn

gegn0001 I am working on Genetics and Genomics of dairy cattle fertility and forage efficiency projects. Full CV I have/had been involved in various projects which focus on livestock. These

Erling Strandberg

Erling Strandberg

erling Professor in animal breeding and genetics My research mainly concerns the genetics of behavior in dogs, dairy cattle genetics and some studies related to developing countries. I am mainly

Lars Rönnegård

Lars Rönnegård

larsronn I am professor in Statistics at Dalarna University and Guest Professor at the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics here at SLU. My overall aim in my work is to find simple

Connection between performance and coat color in trotters

The Swedish‐Norwegian Coldblooded trotter and the heavier North‐Swedish draught horse both descend from the North‐Swedish horse, but the Coldblooded trotters have been selected for racing performance

Jussi Peura

Jussi Peura

jipa0001 Quantitative genetics, economic values, simulation studies Fur animal breeding with special focus on sustainable blue fox breeding scheme. I am working with the research project, which

Valentina Palucci

Valentina Palucci

valpal Researcher at the Interbull Centre. My main responsibilities are: running the international genetic evaluation for the six breeds evaluated in the Centre; provide service support to any

Extreme phenotype and and genetic disease raise concerns

To improve the health and welfare of pedigree dogs, national kennel clubs (KCs) are key players in the governance and regulation of dog breeding. In a survey conducted to investigate differences

Katja Nilsson

Katja Nilsson

katja I work with research and education in the area of applied animal breeding and genetics. My research is focused on the genetic background to behaviour and health traits in several species,

Suvi Mäkeläinen

Suvi Mäkeläinen

simn0002 PhD student in Animal Genetics The objective of my PhD project is to identify genetic variants associated with retinal- and dermatological diseases in dogs using NGS technologies for whole