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The purpose of this research was to calculate the effect of several SNPs (single nucleotide polymorphisms) in candidate genes on ease of birth, ability to preweaning growth, muscle development at weaning and maternal attitude during suckling in 140 Limousin cows. It was shown that no SNP was with...

Author(s)
Valentini, A.
Publisher
Accademia dei Georgofili, Firenze, Italy
Citation
Georgofili, 2010, 7, Supplemento 3, pp 139-142
Abstract

This review of literature was conducted to update individual estimates of genetic parameters for preweaning growth traits of cattle and to report the overall means, ranges and marginal means of estimates of the genetic parameters by breed of cattle and statistical model in order to investigate the...

Author(s)
Rios Utrera, Á.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Técnica Pecuaria en México, 2008, 46, 1, pp 37-67
Abstract

29 Hungarian Simmental (HS), 30 Hereford, 29 HS X Hereford, and 29 (Danish Jersey X HS) X Hereford females kept on pasture were mated to Hereford, Charolais, Limousin and Hereford sires in 1973-74, 1975, 1976 and 1977 resp. Until the end of 1977, cow losses, including culling, were greatest in HSs...

Author(s)
Kelemeri, G.; Horn, A.
Citation
Paper, 31st Annual Meeting, European Association for Animal Production, 1980, No. GC2.17, pp 9 pp.