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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 256 sidor som är taggade med Genetics and breeding:
The 5th Annual Animal Welfare Science Symposium

The 5th Annual Animal Welfare Science Symposium

The 5th Annual Animal Welfare Science Symposium 2020 Yezica.Norling@slu.se This friendly scientific forum aims to engage researchers in animal and veterinary sciences, human-animal interactions,

Thesis at Plant Breeding

Thesis at Plant Breeding

Welcome to our thesis page. Page is under construction and soon we will post suggestions and contact persons. Examples of theses done at our department: Isendahl, Maximilian, 2019. The potential of

The course Sustainability perspectives on contemporary fisheries. Where have all the fishes gone?

Are you interested in how it is possible to combine lakes, watercourses and seas full of life, with sustainable fisheries? Do you have general eligibility requirements for university? Then maybe a

Det svarta fårets gener studerade

By studying genes associated with coat colour, we can understand the role of these genes in pigmentation but also gain insight into selection history. North European short‐tailed sheep, including

Help for legislators to understand which genetic changes occur naturally

According to the EU definition a genetically modified organism has “ been altered in a way that does not occur naturally”. After the breakthrough of genome editing the legislation has become

Help for legislators to understand which genetic changes occur naturally

According to the EU definition a genetically modified organism has “ been altered in a way that does not occur naturally”. After the breakthrough of genome editing the legislation has become

Samia Samad

Samia Samad

I work on factors that effect flowering in strawberry. I analyze genetics, developmental as well as environmental cues that effect flower development as well as flowering time and ultimately yield.

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

Education package (masternivå)

At the Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua), students who want to work with fish, fisheries and aquatic ecosystems have the opportunity to take a one-year education package at the Master level.

Beijerlab

The research at the Beijer Laboratory for Animal Science (BLAS) aims to make better use of data automatically collected at high-tech farms so that management and breeding of future generations of

Contacts

Contacts

Interested in knowing more about how SLU contributes to the Baltic Sea Science Center (BSSC)? Please get in touch with any of the persons listed below. Experts in "Kunskapsrådet" for BSSC at SLU The

Genetiska studier bekräftar hästrasers historia

The spectrum of modern horse populations encompasses populations with a long history of development in isolation and relatively recently formed types. To increase our understanding of the

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