Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet

Genetics and breeding

Genetics is the study of genes, heredity, and genetic variation in living organisms. Breeding is the reproduction that is producing of offspring, usually animals or plants: Breeding in the wild, the natural process of reproduction in the animal kingdom. Animal husbandry, through selected specimens such as dogs, horses, and rabbits. Plant breeding, through selected specimens such as trees.


Det finns 199 sidor som är taggade med Genetics and breeding:
Rodomiro Octavio Ortiz Rios

Rodomiro Octavio Ortiz Rios

roor0001 Rodomiro Ortiz works as Chair Professor of Genetics and Plant Breeding at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, and holds both BSc-Biology and MSc-Plant Breeding & Statistics

Research education

Research education

Our PhD students have projects that facilitate domestication and breeding of crops for Nordic as well as tropical growth conditions. DNA-based methods are adapted for studies of genetic variation and

Research

Research

Crop production in agriculture and horticulture will continue to require maximal yields with appropriate product qualities in combination with decreased environmental impact and energy input. To meet

Department of Plant Breeding

Department of Plant Breeding

We teach and perform strategic and applied research on horticultural and agricultural crops with the aim to provide knowledge, tools and products for a bio-based economy, improved environment and

Shizhi Wang

Shizhi Wang

siwg0001 I am a PhD student in the Erasmus Mundus European Graduate School in Animal Breeding and Genetics (EGS-ABG) studying at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and AgroParisTech/

Erling Strandberg

Erling Strandberg

erling Professor in animal breeding and genetics My research mainly concerns the genetics of behavior in dogs, dairy cattle genetics and some studies related to developing countries. I am mainly

Connection between performance and coat color in trotters

The Swedish‐Norwegian Coldblooded trotter and the heavier North‐Swedish draught horse both descend from the North‐Swedish horse, but the Coldblooded trotters have been selected for racing performance

Extreme phenotype and and genetic disease raise concerns

To improve the health and welfare of pedigree dogs, national kennel clubs (KCs) are key players in the governance and regulation of dog breeding. In a survey conducted to investigate differences

UPSC Seminar: Chung-Jui Tsai

UPSC Seminar: Chung-Jui Tsai

CRISPR genome Editing in Populus UPSC Seminar Speaker: Chung-Jui Tsai Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, USA Title: CRISPR genome Editing in Populus Host: Nathaniel Street   More

UPSC Seminar: Chung-Jui Tsai

UPSC Seminar: Chung-Jui Tsai

CRISPR genome Editing in Populus UPSC Seminar Speaker: Chung-Jui Tsai Department of Genetics, University of Georgia, USA Title: CRISPR genome Editing in Populus Host: Nathaniel Street   More

Fascination of Plants Day 2019

Fascination of Plants Day 2019

Fascination of Plants Day 2019 in Umeå anne.honsel@slu.se Get inspired by the fascinating world of plants! We invite you to an event with different activities around plants and plant science. The

Fascination of Plants Day 2019

Fascination of Plants Day 2019

Fascination of Plants Day 2019 in Umeå anne.honsel@slu.se Get inspired by the fascinating world of plants! We invite you to an event with different activities around plants and plant science. The