Genomics Research May Make Bull Selection Easier

May 2013
Beef Expert Blog;5/28/2013, p2
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The article reports that a team of researchers at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York is applying genomics sequencing techniques that was used in corn to improve the quality of milk and meat in livestock and expedite bull selection for producers and also identify genetic traits easily.


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