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04 Dec 2015
Molecular cloning, sequence identification, polymorphism and association of the porcine SPATS2L gene
D. Yang and Y. Liu
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 445-449, doi:10.5194/aab-58-445-2015, 2015 | 686 views
04 Mar 2015
Genetics of cattle temperament and its impact on livestock production and breeding – a review
J. Friedrich, B. Brand, and M. Schwerin
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 13-21, doi:10.5194/aab-58-13-2015, 2015 | 609 views
15 Jan 2016
Sex influence on genetic expressions of early growth in Afshari lambs
F. Ghafouri-Kesbi and D. R. Notter
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 9-17, doi:10.5194/aab-59-9-2016, 2016 | 540 views
09 Mar 2015
Effects of age at first access to range area on pecking behaviour and plumage quality of free-range layer chickens
M. Petek, E. Topal, and E. Cavusoglu
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 85-91, doi:10.5194/aab-58-85-2015, 2015 | 502 views
07 Jul 2015
Review of the assessment of animal welfare with special emphasis on the "Welfare Quality® animal welfare assessment protocol for growing pigs"
I. Czycholl, K. Büttner, E. grosse Beilage, and J. Krieter
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 237-249, doi:10.5194/aab-58-237-2015, 2015 | 484 views
04 Mar 2015
Genetic diversity in Hucul and Polish primitive horse breeds
M. Mackowski, S. Mucha, G. Cholewinski, and J. Cieslak
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 23-31, doi:10.5194/aab-58-23-2015, 2015 | 462 views
17 Mar 2015
Effects of the level and duration of feeding restriction on carcass components of broilers
H. Jahanpour, A. Seidavi, A. A. A. Qotbi, R. Van Den Hoven, S. Rocha e Silva, V. Laudadio, and V. Tufarelli
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 99-105, doi:10.5194/aab-58-99-2015, 2015 | 448 views
07 Oct 2015
Utility of several microsatellite markers for the genetic characterisation of three ex situ populations of threatened caprine taxa (Capra aegagrus, C. cylindricornis and C. falconeri)
E. Levý, L. Putnová, R. Štohl, K. Svobodová, J. Matoušková, J. Robovský, J. Lamka, I. Vrtková, and M. Ernst
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 365-372, doi:10.5194/aab-58-365-2015, 2015 | 444 views
04 Mar 2015
Two novel linkage SNPs of VLDLR gene intron 11 are associated with laying traits in two quail populations
Y. Wu, J. S. Pi, A. L. Pan, J. P. Du, J. Shen, Y. J. Pu, and Z. H. Liang
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 1-6, doi:10.5194/aab-58-1-2015, 2015 | 420 views
27 Mar 2015
Changes in milking parameters with robotic milking
B. Sitkowska, D. Piwczyński, J. Aerts, and M. Waśkowicz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 137-143, doi:10.5194/aab-58-137-2015, 2015 | 397 views
31 Jul 2015
Effects on performance and eggshell quality of particle size of calcium sources in laying hens' diets with different Ca concentrations
S. Świątkiewicz, A. Arczewska-Włosek, J. Krawczyk, M. Puchała, and D. Józefiak
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 301-307, doi:10.5194/aab-58-301-2015, 2015 | 397 views
10 Jul 2015
Breeding criteria and willingness to pay for improved Azawak zebu sires in Niger
S. Siddo, N. Moula, I. Hamadou, M. Issa, H. Marichatou, P. Leroy, and N. Antoine-Moussiaux
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 251-259, doi:10.5194/aab-58-251-2015, 2015 | 394 views
04 Mar 2015
The impact of season, parity and breed on selected reproductive performance parameters of sows
D. Knecht, S. Środoń, and K. Duziński
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 49-56, doi:10.5194/aab-58-49-2015, 2015 | 385 views
04 Mar 2015
The effect of naked oats (Avena nuda L.) used in feeding gilts on their sexual activity
B. Szostak, A. Stasiak, and Ł. Przykaza
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 7-11, doi:10.5194/aab-58-7-2015, 2015 | 385 views
25 Nov 2015
Comparison of the effects of basil (Ocimum basilicum) essential oil, avilamycin and protexin on broiler performance, blood biochemistry and carcass characteristics
S. R. Riyazi, Y. Ebrahimnezhad, S. A. Hosseini, A. Meimandipour, and A. Ghorbani
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 425-432, doi:10.5194/aab-58-425-2015, 2015 | 351 views
09 Mar 2015
Investigations on automatically measured feed intake amount in dairy cows during the oestrus period
K. Halli, C. Koch, F.-J. Romberg, and S. Hoy
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 93-98, doi:10.5194/aab-58-93-2015, 2015 | 349 views
04 Mar 2015
Genetic and environmental determinants of the urea level in cow's milk
A. Czajkowska, B. Sitkowska, D. Piwczyński, P. Wójcik, and S. Mroczkowski
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 65-72, doi:10.5194/aab-58-65-2015, 2015 | 348 views
26 Jan 2016
The effect of sex, carcass mass, back fat thickness and lean meat content on pork ham and loin characteristics
D. Knecht and K. Duziński
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 51-57, doi:10.5194/aab-59-51-2016, 2016 | 346 views
02 Apr 2015
Slaughter and carcass characteristics, chemical composition and physical properties of longissimus lumborum muscle of heifers as related to marbling class
A. Oler, B. Głowińska, and K. Młynek
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 145-150, doi:10.5194/aab-58-145-2015, 2015 | 343 views
26 Mar 2015
Biological efficiency profiles over the lactation period in multiparous high-producing dairy cows under divergent production systems
S. A. Ross, M. G. G. Chagunda, C. F. E. Topp, and R. Ennos
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 127-135, doi:10.5194/aab-58-127-2015, 2015 | 343 views
04 Mar 2015
Sex of offspring influences metabolism during early transition period in dairy cows
D. Alberghina, G. Piccione, C. Giannetto, M. Morgante, and M. Gianesella
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 73-77, doi:10.5194/aab-58-73-2015, 2015 | 341 views
19 Jan 2016
Effects of perch availability on performance, carcass characteristics, and footpad lesions in broilers
Z. Kiyma, K. Küçükyılmaz, and A. Orojpour
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 19-25, doi:10.5194/aab-59-19-2016, 2016 | 334 views
17 Feb 2016
Effects of γ-aminobutyric acid on the tissue structure, antioxidant activity, cell apoptosis, and cytokine contents of bursa of Fabricius in chicks under heat stress
Zhong Chen, Yong-Wei Zhou, Chen Liang, Ying-Ya Jiang, and Li-Jin Xie
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 97-105, doi:10.5194/aab-59-97-2016, 2016 | 333 views
04 Mar 2015
Effect of single and multiple pregnancies on performance of primiparous and multiparous cows
A. Sawa, M. Bogucki, and M. Głowska
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 43-48, doi:10.5194/aab-58-43-2015, 2015 | 330 views
06 Mar 2015
Impact of Saccharomyces cerevisiae supplementation on reproductive performance, milk yield in ewes and offspring growth
B. Zaleska, S. Milewski, and K. Ząbek
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 79-83, doi:10.5194/aab-58-79-2015, 2015 | 310 views
01 Mar 2016
The effect of feeding system on slaughter-carcass characteristics, meat quality, and fatty acid composition of lambs
Serhat Karaca, Ayhan Yılmaz, Aşkın Kor, Mehmet Bingöl, İsa Cavidoğlu, and Gazel Ser
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 121-129, doi:10.5194/aab-59-121-2016, 2016 | 307 views
15 Jan 2016
Meta-analysis of intramuscular fatty acid composition of Mediterranean lambs
A. Kaić, B. Mioč, A. Kasap, and K. Potočnik
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 1-8, doi:10.5194/aab-59-1-2016, 2016 | 307 views
05 Oct 2015
Dietary Lippia citriodora extract in rabbit feeding: effects on quality of carcass and meat
M. Palazzo, F. Vizzarri, M. Nardoia, S. Ratti, G. Pastorelli, and D. Casamassima
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 355-364, doi:10.5194/aab-58-355-2015, 2015 | 307 views
26 May 2015
The effect of peripheral administration of ghrelin on the performance of growing geese
H. Aghdam Shahryar and A. Lotfi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 211-216, doi:10.5194/aab-58-211-2015, 2015 | 306 views
15 Jul 2015
Assessment of genetic diversity and differentiation of two major camel ecotypes (Camelus dromedarius) in Sudan using microsatellite markers
M. Eltanany, O. Elfaroug Sidahmed, and O. Distl
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 269-275, doi:10.5194/aab-58-269-2015, 2015 | 305 views
04 Mar 2015
Investigation of the genetic distances of bovids and cervids using BovineSNP50k BeadChip
R. Kasarda, N. Moravčíková, R. Židek, G. Mészáros, O. Kadlečík, A. Trakovická, and J. Pokorádi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 57-63, doi:10.5194/aab-58-57-2015, 2015 | 300 views
31 Jul 2015
Association of TLR4 and CARD15/NOD2 polymorphisms with SCC in Holstein–Friesian cattle
K. Wojdak-Maksymiec, K. Mikołajczyk, and K. Prüffer
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 293-300, doi:10.5194/aab-58-293-2015, 2015 | 296 views
18 Mar 2015
Sea buckthorn pomace supplementation in the finishing diets of pigs – are there effects on meat quality and muscle fatty acids?
K. Nuernberg, G. Nuernberg, A. Priepke, and D. Dannenberger
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 107-113, doi:10.5194/aab-58-107-2015, 2015 | 295 views
13 Aug 2015
Growth performance, carcass traits and physical properties of chicken meat as affected by genotype and production system
J. Batkowska, A. Brodacki, G. Zięba, J. O. Horbańczuk, and M. Łukaszewicz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 325-333, doi:10.5194/aab-58-325-2015, 2015 | 294 views
29 Jun 2015
Effect of feeding liquid milk supplement on litter performances and on sow back-fat thickness change during the suckling period
G. Novotni-Dankó, P. Balogh, L. Huzsvai, and Zs. Győri
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 229-235, doi:10.5194/aab-58-229-2015, 2015 | 293 views
27 Jul 2015
Comparison of inference methods of genetic parameters with an application to body weight in broilers
G. Maniatis, N. Demiris, A. Kranis, G. Banos, and A. Kominakis
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 277-286, doi:10.5194/aab-58-277-2015, 2015 | 292 views
10 Aug 2015
Association of non-synonymous SNPs of OPN gene with litter size traits in pigs
T. Kumchoo and S. Mekchay
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 317-323, doi:10.5194/aab-58-317-2015, 2015 | 291 views
24 Feb 2016
The effect of ewe body condition at lambing on growth of lambs and colostral specific gravity
Ferda Karakuş and Metin Atmaca
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 107-112, doi:10.5194/aab-59-107-2016, 2016 | 291 views
20 Oct 2015
Fatty acid profile of pork from a local and a commercial breed
A. Kasprzyk, M. Tyra, and M. Babicz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 379-385, doi:10.5194/aab-58-379-2015, 2015 | 289 views
29 Apr 2015
Analysis of growth and feed conversion in purebred and crossbred German Merinolandschaf lambs
K. F. Schiller, V. Grams, and J. Bennewitz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 177-183, doi:10.5194/aab-58-177-2015, 2015 | 288 views
01 Jun 2015
Analysis of acid–base balance as well as hematological and biochemical parameters in horses of combined driving discipline
R. Kupczyński and K. Śpitalniak
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 221-228, doi:10.5194/aab-58-221-2015, 2015 | 286 views
28 Jul 2015
Performance of electronic and visual ear tags in lambs under extensive conditions in Turkey
F. Karakus, A. Ö. Demir, S. Akkol, A. Düzgün, and M. Karakus
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 287-292, doi:10.5194/aab-58-287-2015, 2015 | 285 views
31 Aug 2015
Genetic diversity and population structure of Zackel sheep and other Hungarian sheep breeds
V. Neubauer, C. Vogl, J. Seregi, L. Sáfár, and G. Brem
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 343-350, doi:10.5194/aab-58-343-2015, 2015 | 284 views
21 Jan 2016
Comparative life cycle assessment (LCA) of pork using different protein sources in pig feed
K. Reckmann, R. Blank, I. Traulsen, and J. Krieter
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 27-36, doi:10.5194/aab-59-27-2016, 2016 | 284 views
04 May 2016
Physiological differences between twin and single-born lambs and kids during the first month of life
Francesco Fazio, Francesca Arfuso, Elisabetta Giudice, Claudia Giannetto, and Giuseppe Piccione
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 201-207, doi:10.5194/aab-59-201-2016, 2016 | 282 views
21 May 2015
Application of sumac and dried whey in female broiler feed
F. Kheiri, Y. Rahimian, and J. Nasr
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 205-210, doi:10.5194/aab-58-205-2015, 2015 | 280 views
31 Jul 2015
Acidic stress caused by dietary administration of citric acid in broiler chickens
R. Nourmohammadi and H. Khosravinia
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 309-315, doi:10.5194/aab-58-309-2015, 2015 | 280 views
24 Apr 2015
Concentration of three branched-chain fatty acids in adipose tissue does not affect meat sensory traits in crossbred and purebred German "Merinolandschaf" lambs
K. F. Schiller, S. Preuss, S. Kaffarnik, W. Vetter, M. Rodehutscord, and J. Bennewitz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 159-163, doi:10.5194/aab-58-159-2015, 2015 | 280 views
21 May 2015
Genetic analysis of clinical mastitis data for Holstein cattle in the Czech Republic
L. Zavadilová, M. Štípková, N. Šebková, and A. Svitáková
Arch. Anim. Breed., 58, 199-204, doi:10.5194/aab-58-199-2015, 2015 | 279 views
29 Feb 2016
Effects of peripheral administration of ghrelin antagonist [D-Lys3]-GHRP-6 on growth performance and blood biochemical indices in broiler chickens
Habib Aghdam Shahryar and Alireza Lotfi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 113-119, doi:10.5194/aab-59-113-2016, 2016 | 278 views