Breeding Value Prediction for Production Traits in Layers Using High-density SNP Markers

Citation data:

Animal Industry Report, Vol: 657, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
2011
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Repository URL:
https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ans_air/vol657/iss1/43; https://works.bepress.com/susan_lamont/22
DOI:
10.31274/ans_air-180814-680
Author(s):
Wolc, Anna; Stricker, Christine; Arango, Jesus; Settar, Petek; Fulton, Janet E.; O'Sullivan, Neil P.; Preisinger, Rudolf; Habier, David; Fernando, Rohan L.; Garrick, Dorian J.; Lamont, Susan J.; Dekkers, Jack C.M. Show More Hide
Publisher(s):
Iowa State University
Tags:
ASL R2619; Agriculture; Animal Sciences
report description
Accuracy of breeding values estimated by different methods using pedigree and high-density SNP genotypes in predicting the next generation in a commercial layer breeding line was evaluated. Early and late selection was considered. Use of markers increased accuracies up to two-fold for early selection and by up to 88% for late selection.