Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Trends and Advances in Veterinary Genetics

Edited by Muhammad Abubakar

National Veterinary Laboratory

It is very important to understand the recent advances and basic concepts of veterinary genetics to explore the possibilities for control of diseases in animals. They are also significant for enhancing animal production and reproduction. Our book Trends and Advances in Veterinary Genetics provides a concise introduction and details to the aspects of genetics relevant to animal science and production. This is the first edition of the book so it covers the introductory level of topics which are ideal for veterinary students, classroom use, and practitioners who require more guidance with genetics. The book coverage includes the following main sections: Biotechnology and Reproductive Genetics, Advances in Embryonic Genetics, Conservation and Basic Genetics, and Veterinary Genetics and Future. Each book section comprises two chapters from renowned experts from the area and gives readers a unique opportunity to explore the topic.

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Trends and Advances in Veterinary GeneticsEdited by Muhammad Abubakar

Published: March 22nd 2017

DOI: 10.5772/62718

ISBN: 978-953-51-3042-0

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3041-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7352-6

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

13603 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

7 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Genetic and Breeding Aspects of Lactation

By Vijay Kumar


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2. Genetics in Domestic Animal Reproduction

By Sven Budik


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3. Studies on Gene Expression and Developmental Competence of Bovine Embryos Produced Under Different Conditions of Heat Stress

By Aya K. H. Mahdy, Krishna C. Pavani, Erica Baron and Fernando Moreira da Silva


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4. Cells: Segway for Genetically Desired Cattle through Embryotic Development Sequencings and Genetic Mapping

By Marleen C. Dinis and Joaquim F. Moreira da Silva


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5. Beyond Fifty Shades: The Genetics of Horse Colors

By Adriana Pires Neves, Eduardo Brum Schwengber, Fabiola Freire Albrecht, José Victor Isola and Liana de Salles van der Linden


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6. Major Histocompatibility Complex-Associated Resistance to Infectious Diseases: The Case of Bovine Leukemia Virus Infection

By Silvina Elena Gutiérrez, Eduardo Néstor Esteban, Claudia María Lützelschwab and Marcela Alicia Juliarena


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7. New Advances in NGS Technologies

By Edo D’Agaro


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