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23 Jan 2018
Invited review: Reproductive and genomic technologies to optimize breeding strategies for genetic progress in dairy cattle
Allison Fleming, Emhimad A. Abdalla, Christian Maltecca, and Christine F. Baes
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 43-57, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-43-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-43-2018, 2018 | 981 views
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16 Jan 2018
Effects of different floor housing systems on the welfare of fast-growing broilers with an extended fattening period
Enver Çavuşoğlu, Metin Petek, İbrahima Mahamane Abdourhamane, Ahmet Akkoc, and Ersin Topal
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 9-16, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-9-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-9-2018, 2018 | 672 views
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13 Feb 2018
Invited review: Genetic and genomic mouse models for livestock research
Danny Arends, Deike Hesse, and Gudrun A. Brockmann
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 87-98, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-87-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-87-2018, 2018 | 658 views
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18 Jan 2018
Invited review: Resource inputs and land, water and carbon footprints from the production of edible protein of animal origin
Gerhard Flachowsky, Ulrich Meyer, and Karl-Heinz Südekum
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 17-36, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-17-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-17-2018, 2018 | 635 views
19 Apr 2018
Genetic background of coat colour in sheep
Anna Koseniuk, Katarzyna Ropka-Molik, Dominika Rubiś, and Grzegorz Smołucha
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 173-178, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-173-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-173-2018, 2018 | 508 views
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14 Jun 2018
Possible mathematical definitions of the biological term “breed”
Gregor Langer
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 229-243, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-229-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-229-2018, 2018 | 440 views
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07 Feb 2018
Association of body shape with amount of Arabian genetic contribution in the Lipizzan horse
Thomas Druml, Michaela Horna, Gertrud Grilz-Seger, Maximilian Dobretsberger, and Gottfried Brem
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 79-85, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-79-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-79-2018, 2018 | 439 views
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02 Mar 2018
Quality and mineral composition of eggs from hens supplemented with copper-lysine chelate
Antoni Brodacki, Justyna Batkowska, Anna Stępniowska, Eliza Blicharska, and Kamil Drabik
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 109-113, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-109-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-109-2018, 2018 | 425 views
01 Jun 2018
The impact of QTL allele frequency distribution on the accuracy of genomic prediction
Pourya Davoudi, Rostam Abdollahi-Arpanahi, and Ardeshir Nejati-Javaremi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 207-213, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-207-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-207-2018, 2018 | 417 views
13 Apr 2018
Genetic parameters for longitudinal behavior and health indicator traits generated in automatic milking systems
Laura Viviana Santos, Kerstin Brügemann, Asja Ebinghaus, and Sven König
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 161-171, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-161-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-161-2018, 2018 | 407 views
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27 Feb 2018
Effect of pig genotypes from Slovak and Polish breeds on meat quality
Ondrej Debrecéni, Petra Lípová, Ondřej Bučko, Aleksandra Cebulska, and Wojciech Kapelánski
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 99-107, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-99-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-99-2018, 2018 | 398 views
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20 Apr 2018
Effects of egg weight and in ovo injection of α-tocopherol on chick development, hatching performance, and lipid-soluble antioxidant concentrations in quail chick tissues
Elif Babacanoğlu, Mehmet Reşit Karageçili, and Filiz Karadaş
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 179-189, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-179-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-179-2018, 2018 | 396 views
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28 Mar 2018
The novel T755C mutation in BMP15 is associated with the litter size of Iranian Afshari, Ghezel, and Shal breeds
Hamid-Reza Amini, Amir Ajaki, Majid Farahi, Mitra Heidari, Ahmad Pirali, Mohsen Forouzanfar, and Shahin Eghbalsaied
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 153-160, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-153-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-153-2018, 2018 | 396 views
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14 Jun 2018
The effect of the addition of wet brewers grain to the diet of lambs on body weight gain, slaughter valueand meat quality
Aurelia Radzik-Rant, Witold Rant, Roman Niżnikowski, Marcin Świątek, Żaneta Szymańska, Magdalena Ślęzak, and Tomasz Niemiec
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 245-251, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-245-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-245-2018, 2018 | 392 views
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22 Jan 2018
Relationship between different livestock managements and stress response in dairy ewes
Vincenzo Carcangiu, Francesca Arfuso, Sebastiano Luridiana, Claudia Giannetto, Maria Rizzo, Pier Paolo Bini, and Giuseppe Piccione
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 37-41, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-37-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-37-2018, 2018 | 390 views
08 Mar 2018
Effects of total replacement of soybean meal and corn on ruminal fermentation, volatile fatty acids, protozoa concentration, and gas production
Amani Bahri, Marga Joy, Mireia Blanco, Juan Ramon Bertolin, Marouen Amaraoui, and Hamadi Rouissi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 123-130, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-123-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-123-2018, 2018 | 389 views
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08 May 2018
Age-related changes in testicular parameters and their relationship to thyroid hormones and testosterone in male Murrah buffaloes
Vyankat Gangadhar Jadhav, Bagepalli Sathyanarayana Bharath Kumar, and Sujata Pandita
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 191-195, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-191-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-191-2018, 2018 | 388 views
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02 Feb 2018
Identification of a novel 24 bp insertion–deletion (indel) of the androgen receptor gene and its association with growth traits in four indigenous cattle breeds
Haidong Zhao, Mingli Wu, Shuhui Wang, Xiaohui Yu, Ze Li, Ruihua Dang, and Xiuzhu Sun
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 71-78, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-71-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-71-2018, 2018 | 386 views
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24 May 2018
Relationships between milk protein polymorphisms and production traits in cattle: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Memis Ozdemir, Sinan Kopuzlu, Mehmet Topal, and Omer Cevdet Bilgin
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 197-206, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-197-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-197-2018, 2018 | 377 views
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28 Jun 2018
Carcass characteristics and meat quality of Holstein-Friesian  ×  Hereford cattle of different sex categories and slaughter ages
Paulina Pogorzelska-Przybyłek, Zenon Nogalski, Monika Sobczuk-Szul, Cezary Purwin, and Dorota Kubiak
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 253-261, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-253-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-253-2018, 2018 | 362 views
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24 Jan 2018
Novel alternative splicing variants of ACOX1 and their differential expression patterns in goats
Xian-Feng Wu, Yuan Liu, Cheng-Fang Gao, Xin-Zhu Chen, Xiao-Pei Zhang, and Wen-Yang Li
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 59-70, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-59-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-59-2018, 2018 | 355 views
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13 Jun 2018
Body condition status at mating affects gestation length, offspring yield and return rate in ewes
Mehmet Akif Cam, Ali Vaiz Garipoglu, and Koray Kirikci
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 221-228, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-221-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-221-2018, 2018 | 354 views
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02 Mar 2018
The effect of short/branched chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase gene on triglyceride synthesis of bovine mammary epithelial cells
Ping Jiang, Xibi Fang, Zhihui Zhao, Xianzhong Yu, Boxing Sun, Haibin Yu, and Runjun Yang
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 115-122, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-115-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-115-2018, 2018 | 334 views
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02 Jul 2018
Eight Y chromosome genes show copy number variations in horses
Haoyuan Han, Xin Zhang, Xiaocheng Zhao, Xiaoting Xia, Chuzhao Lei, and Ruihua Dang
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 263-270, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-263-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-263-2018, 2018 | 331 views
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13 Jun 2018
Phenotypic analysis of milk coagulation properties and mineral content of Pinzgauer cattle breed
Carmen L. Manuelian, Mauro Penasa, Giulio Visentin, Martino Cassandro, and Massimo De Marchi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 215-220, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-215-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-215-2018, 2018 | 329 views
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08 Mar 2018
An examination of melanogenic traits and TYRP1 polymorphism in Nanping and Romney Marsh sheep breeds
Gouzhi Li, Heli Xiong, Dongmei Xi, Sameeullah Memon, Liping Wang, Xiangying Liu, and Weidong Deng
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 131-141, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-131-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-131-2018, 2018 | 326 views
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27 Mar 2018
Q method to map the diversity of stakeholder viewpoints along agricultural innovation systems: a case study on cattle genetic improvement in Niger
Seyni Siddo, Nassim Moula, Issa Hamadou, Moumouni Issa, Salissou Issa, Marichatou Hamani, Pascal Leroy, and Nicolas Antoine-Moussiaux
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 143-151, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-143-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-143-2018, 2018 | 322 views
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19 Jul 2018
The effect of feeding with hemp and Camelina cakes on the fatty acid profile of duck muscles
Robertas Juodka, Remigijus Juska, Violeta Juskiene, Raimondas Leikus, Daiva Stankeviciene, and Rasa Nainiene
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 293-303, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-293-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-293-2018, 2018 | 316 views
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11 Jul 2018
The microRNA gene bta-mir-2313 in cattle: an atlas of regulatory elements and an association analysis with growth and carcass traits in the Slovenian Simental cattle breed
Špela Malovrh, Tanja Kunej, Milena Kovač, and Peter Dovč
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 271-278, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-271-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-271-2018, 2018 | 311 views
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16 Jul 2018
Prediction of internal egg quality characteristics and variable selection using regularization methods: ridge, LASSO and elastic net
Mehmet Nur Çiftsüren and Suna Akkol
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 279-284, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-279-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-279-2018, 2018 | 307 views
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25 Jul 2018
Effect of leptin genetic polymorphism on lameness prevalence in Tunisian Holstein cows
Mohamed Amine Ferchichi, Bayrem Jemmali, Sihem Amiri, Abderrahmane Ben Gara, and Boulbaba Rekik
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 305-310, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-305-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-305-2018, 2018 | 305 views
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09 Aug 2018
The novel 22 bp insertion mutation in a promoter region of the PITX2 gene is associated with litter size and growth traits in goats
Hailong Yan, Enhui Jiang, Haijing Zhu, Linyong Hu, Jinwang Liu, and Lei Qu
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 329-336, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-329-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-329-2018, 2018 | 304 views
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18 Jul 2018
Glycerin as a factor for moderating quality changes in table eggs during storage
Kamil Drabik, Patrycja Chabroszewska, Kostiantyn Vasiukov, Agnieszka Adamczuk, and Justyna Batkowska
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 285-292, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-285-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-285-2018, 2018 | 295 views
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30 Jul 2018
Effect of Mucin13 gene polymorphism on diarrhoeagenic E. coli adhesion pattern and its expression analysis in native Indian pigs
Rebeka Sinha, Nihar Ranjan Sahoo, Kush Shrivastava, Pushpendra Kumar, Salauddin Qureshi, Amit Kumar, Gandham Venkata Papa Pydi Siva Ravi Kumar, and Bharat Bhushan
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 321-328, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-321-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-321-2018, 2018 | 293 views
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07 Sep 2018
The sex ratio in farmed American mink (Neovison vison)
Lidia Felska-Błaszczyk, Natalia Ławrów, Bogdan Lasota, Beata Seremak, Katarzyna Pęzińska-Kijak, Krzysztof Żuk, and Piotr Nowak
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 359-363, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-359-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-359-2018, 2018 | 282 views
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11 Sep 2018
The effect of purslane hydroextract and zinc on performance, antioxidant capacity and immunity of broiler chickens during summer conditions
Rojin Kazemi, Ardashir Sheikhahmadi, and Ghorbanali Sadeghi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 365-371, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-365-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-365-2018, 2018 | 282 views
26 Jul 2018
Detection of insertion/deletions (indels) of the ATBF1 gene and their effects on growth-related traits in three indigenous goat breeds
Zhenyu Wei, Ke Wang, Yiqing Hui, Hailong Yan, Haijing Zhu, Lei Qu, Chuanying Pan, Hong Chen, and Xianyong Lan
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 311-319, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-311-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-311-2018, 2018 | 273 views
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03 Sep 2018
Evaluating bovine sperm transfection using a high-performance polymer reagent and assessing the fertilizing capacity of transfected spermatozoa using an in vitro fertilization technique
Ali Jafarnejad, Mohammad Zandi, Mehdi Aminafshar, Mohammad Reza Sanjabi, and Naser Emamjomeh Kashan
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 351-358, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-351-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-351-2018, 2018 | 272 views
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30 Oct 2018
Body weight prediction using body size measurements in Fleckvieh, Holstein, and Brown Swiss dairy cows in lactation and dry periods
Leonhard Gruber, Maria Ledinek, Franz Steininger, Birgit Fuerst-Waltl, Karl Zottl, Martin Royer, Kurt Krimberger, Martin Mayerhofer, and Christa Egger-Danner
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 413-424, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-413-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-413-2018, 2018 | 264 views
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12 Oct 2018
Development of amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers for the identification of Cholistani cattle
Muhammad Haseeb Malik, Muhammad Moaeen-ud-Din, Ghulam Bilal, Abdul Ghaffar, Raja Danish Muner, Ghazala Kaukab Raja, and Waqas Ahmad Khan
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 387-394, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-387-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-387-2018, 2018 | 258 views
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30 Aug 2018
Responses of developmental and physiological traits to manipulated incubation conditions in broiler embryos at hypoxic high altitude
Elif Babacanoğlu
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 337-349, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-337-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-337-2018, 2018 | 252 views
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02 Oct 2018
Association of single-nucleotide polymorphisms in NAT9 and MAP3K3 genes with litter size traits in Berkshire pigs
Jung Hye Hwang, Sang Mi An, Go Eun Yu, Da Hye Park, Deok Gyeong Kang, Tae Wan Kim, Hwa Chun Park, Jeongim Ha, and Chul Wook Kim
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 379-386, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-379-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-379-2018, 2018 | 246 views
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26 Oct 2018
Fatty acids in intramuscular fat of Ile de France lambs in two different production systems
Milan Margetín, Marta Oravcová, Jana Margetínová, and Róbert Kubinec
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 395-403, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-395-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-395-2018, 2018 | 245 views
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30 Sep 2018
Digestive tract morphometry and breast muscle microstructure in spent breeder ducks maintainedin a conservation programme of genetic resources
Dariusz Kokoszyński, Mohamed Saleh, Zenon Bernacki, Marek Kotowicz, Małgorzata Sobczak, Joanna Żochowska-Kujawska, and Kamil Stęczny
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 373-378, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-373-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-373-2018, 2018 | 243 views
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02 Nov 2018
Effects of polymorphisms in CAPN1 and CAST genes on meat tenderness of Chinese Simmental cattle
Xiaomei Sun, Xiuxiang Wu, Yongliang Fan, Yongjiang Mao, Dejun Ji, Bizhi Huang, and Zhangping Yang
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 433-439, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-433-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-433-2018, 2018 | 224 views
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30 Oct 2018
Effect of stocking density on behavioral traits, blood biochemical parameters and immune responses in meat ducks exposed to heat stress
Byung-Sung Park, Kyung-Hwan Um, Sang-O Park, and Victor A. Zammit
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 425-432, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-425-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-425-2018, 2018 | 212 views
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19 Nov 2018
The prediction of live weight of hair goats through penalized regression methods: LASSO and adaptive LASSO
Suna Akkol
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 451-458, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-451-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-451-2018, 2018 | 206 views
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12 Nov 2018
Polymorphisms in pattern recognition receptor genes of indigenous and White Leghorn breeds of chicken
Santosh Haunshi, Arun Kumar Burramsetty, Kannaki Ramasamy, and Rudra Nath Chatterjee
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 441-449, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-441-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-441-2018, 2018 | 198 views
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29 Oct 2018
Evaluation of chromosomal instability in somatic cells of farmed foxes
Olga Szeleszczuk, Magdalena Gleindek, Anna Grzesiakowska, Marta Kuchta-Gładysz, and Agnieszka Otwinowska-Mindur
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 405-412, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-405-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-405-2018, 2018 | 165 views
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06 Dec 2018
A new parameter describing fertility in rabbits at the farm level: the kit index
Steffen Hoy
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 463-467, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-463-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-463-2018, 2018 | 97 views
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