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Design of Breeding Programs with Genomic Selection

May 18-22, 2015

Course Instructor:

  • Julius van der Werf
  • Jack Dekkers

Topics Covered:

  • Factors affecting and prediction of single and multi-trait response to selection
  • Incorporating genomic information in response predictions.
  • Inbreeding with and without genomic information.
  • Design of breeding programs to exploit the use of genomic information, including the design of phenotyping strategies.

  • Overview

Prerequisites:

  • Graduate-level course in quantitative genetics.
  • Graduate-level course in statistics.

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