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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 | 2,522 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-237-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-237-2015, 2015 | 2,484 views
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 | 2,127 views
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26 Apr 2016
The effect of different levels of diet total volatile nitrogen on performance, carcass characteristics and meat total volatile nitrogen in broiler chickens
Farhad Fallah, Yahya Ebrahimnezhad, Naser Maheri-Sis, and Mohammad Ghasemi-Sadabadi
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 191–199, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-191-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-191-2016, 2016 | 2,051 views
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 | 1,978 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 | 1,872 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 | 1,815 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-13-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-13-2015, 2015 | 1,797 views
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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-445-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-445-2015, 2015 | 1,731 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 | 1,675 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-23-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-23-2015, 2015 | 1,659 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-73-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-73-2015, 2015 | 1,636 views
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 | 1,613 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 | 1,588 views
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27 Jan 2016
Genetic diversity of domesticated and wild Sudanese guinea fowl (Numida meleagris) based on microsatellite markers
C. Weimann, N. M. Eltayeb, H. Brandt, I. A.-S. Yousif, M. M. Abdel Hamid, and G. Erhardt
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 59–64, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-59-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-59-2016, 2016 | 1,580 views
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 | 1,580 views
08 Nov 2016
Effect of the glycogen synthase 1 (GYS1) mutation on performance traits in 169 Noriker draft horse stallions – a retrospective study
Thomas Druml, Gertrud Grilz-Seger, and Gottfried Brem
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 453–459, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-453-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-453-2016, 2016 | 1,579 views
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14 Jun 2016
Differential expression of six genes in fat-type Hungarian Mangalica and other pigs
Károly Tempfli, Barbara Kiss, Klaudia Szalai, Zoltán Simon, László Pongrácz, and Ágnes Bali Papp
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 259–265, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-259-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-259-2016, 2016 | 1,574 views
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29 Sep 2017
Invited review: Genome-wide association analysis for quantitative traits in livestock – a selective review of statistical models and experimental designs
Markus Schmid and Jörn Bennewitz
Arch. Anim. Breed., 60, 335–346, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-60-335-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-60-335-2017, 2017 | 1,540 views
04 Jan 2018
A novel 12 bp deletion within goat LHX4 gene significantly affected litter size
Hailong Yan, Fei Zhang, Ke Wang, Jinwang Liu, Haijing Zhu, Chuanying Pan, and Lei Qu
Arch. Anim. Breed., 61, 1–8, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-1-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-61-1-2018, 2018 | 1,534 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-301-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-301-2015, 2015 | 1,503 views
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 | 1,466 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 | 1,466 views
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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 | 1,465 views
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 | 1,453 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 | 1,442 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 | 1,434 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 | 1,432 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 | 1,420 views
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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 | 1,417 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-99-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-99-2015, 2015 | 1,415 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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-137-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-137-2015, 2015 | 1,411 views
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 | 1,401 views
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04 Apr 2017
Analysis of multivariate relations among birth weight, survivability traits, growth performance, and some important factors in Suffolk lambs
Martin Ptáček, Jaromír Ducháček, Luděk Stádník, Josef Hakl, and Milena Fantová
Arch. Anim. Breed., 60, 43–50, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-60-43-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-60-43-2017, 2017 | 1,388 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 | 1,381 views
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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 | 1,379 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 | 1,375 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 | 1,358 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-121-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-121-2016, 2016 | 1,350 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 | 1,341 views
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22 Jan 2019
The effect of herbal feed additive on the growth performance, carcass characteristics and meat quality of broiler chickens fed low-energy diets
Krzysztof Lipiński, Zofia Antoszkiewicz, Sylwia Kotlarczyk, Magdalena Mazur-Kuśnirek, Joanna Kaliniewicz, and Zbigniew Makowski
Arch. Anim. Breed., 62, 33–40, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-62-33-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-62-33-2019, 2019 | 1,325 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 | 1,325 views
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12 Jul 2016
Difference in fatty acid composition and related nutritional indices of meat between two lines of slow-growing chickens slaughtered at different ages
Teodora Popova, Maya Ignatova, Evgeni Petkov, and Nikola Stanišić
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 319–327, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-319-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-319-2016, 2016 | 1,324 views
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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, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-365-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-58-365-2015, 2015 | 1,314 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 | 1,313 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 | 1,302 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 | 1,301 views
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28 Jun 2016
Ratings of equine conformation – new insights provided by shape analysis using the example of Lipizzan stallions
Thomas Druml, Maximilian Dobretsberger, and Gottfried Brem
Arch. Anim. Breed., 59, 309–317, https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-309-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/aab-59-309-2016, 2016 | 1,300 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 | 1,295 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 | 1,294 views
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