Veterinary Medicine and Science

Trends and Advances in Veterinary Genetics

Edited by Muhammad Abubakar, ISBN 978-953-51-3042-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3041-3, 160 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published March 22, 2017 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/62718
Edited Volume

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.