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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Paul M Vanraden
Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory
Research Geneticist (Animals)

Phone: (301) 504-9438
Fax: (301) 504-8092
Room 316
10300 BALTIMORE AVENUE
BLDG 005 BARC-WEST
BELTSVILLE, MD, 20705-2350

Projects
Improving Genetic Predictions in Dairy Animals Using Phenotypic and Genomic Information
Appropriated (D)
  Accession Number: 423282
National Dairy Genetic Evaluation Program
Nonfunded Cooperative Agreement (N)
  Accession Number: 424155
Improvement of Algorithms and Software to Process Very Large Genomic Datasets
Specific Cooperative Agreement (S)
  Accession Number: 426953

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Rapid calculation of genomic evaluations for new animals - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Nov-14)
Genetic base changes for December 2014 - (Government Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Wright, J.R., Cole, J.B., Null, D.J., Lawlor, T.J. 2014. Genetic base changes for December 2014. AIP Research Report BASE3(10-14).
Net merit as a measure of lifetime profit: 2014 revision - (Government Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B. 2014. Net merit as a measure of lifetime profit: 2014 revision. AIP Research Report NM$5 (10-14).
Comparison of single-trait to multi-trait national evaluations for yield, health, and fertility - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Wright, J.R., Sun, C., Hutchison, J.L. 2014. Comparison of single-trait to multi-trait national evaluations for yield, health, and fertility. Journal of Dairy Science. 97(12):7952-7962.
Improvement of prediction ability for genomic selection of dairy cattle by including dominance effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B., O'Connell, J.R. 2014. Improvement of prediction ability for genomic selection of dairy cattle by including dominance effects. PLoS One. 9(8):e103934.
Fast imputation using medium- or low-coverage sequence data - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Sun, C. 2014. Fast imputation using medium- or low-coverage sequence data. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
Increasing predictive ability using dominance in genomic selection - (Proceedings)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B., O'Connell, J.R. 2014. Increasing predictive ability using dominance in genomic selection. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
Using haplotypes to unravel the inheritance of Holstein coat color for a larger audience - (Proceedings)
Lawlor, T.J., Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Levisee, J., Dorhorst, B. 2014. Using haplotypes to unravel the inheritance of Holstein coat color for a larger audience. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
Including cow information in genomic prediction of Holstein dairy cattle in the US - (Proceedings)
Cooper, T.A., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2014. Including cow information in genomic prediction of Holstein dairy cattle in the US. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
Increasing the number of single nucleotide polymorphisms used in genomic evaluations of dairy cattle - (Proceedings)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Null, D.J., Van Raden, P.M. 2014. Increasing the number of single nucleotide polymorphisms used in genomic evaluations of dairy cattle. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
The hunt for a functional mutation affecting conformation and calving traits on chromosome 18 in Holstein cattle - (Proceedings)
Cole, J.B., Hutchison, J.L., Null, D.J., Van Raden, P.M., Liu, G., Schroeder, S.G., Smith, T.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P., Bickhart, D.M. 2014. The hunt for a functional mutation affecting conformation and calving traits on chromosome 18 in Holstein cattle. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Vancouver, Canada, Aug. 17–22. 3 pp.
Genotypes are useful for more than genomic evaluation - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Sun, C., Cooper, T.A., Null, D.J., Cole, J.B. 2014. Genotypes are useful for more than genomic evaluation. International Committee on Animal Recording(ICAR). Proc. 39th Int. Comm. Anim. Recording Sess., Berlin, Germany, May 19–23, 4 pp.
Genome wide CNV analysis reveals additional variants associated with milk production traits in Holsteins - (Abstract Only)
Xu, L., Cole, J.B., Bickhart, D.M., Hou, Y., Song, J., Van Raden, P.M., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P., Liu, G. 2014. Genome wide CNV analysis reveals additional variants associated with milk production traits in Holsteins. BARC Poster Day. BARC Poster Day.p.67, abstract 54.
Multi-trait, multi-breed conception rate evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Wright, J.R., Sun, C., Hutchison, J.L., Tooker, M.E. 2014. Multi-trait, multi-breed conception rate evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 97(E-Suppl. 1):472 (abstr. 0946/T044).
An updated version of lifetime net merit incorporating additional fertility traits and new economic values - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2014. An updated version of lifetime net merit incorporating additional fertility traits and new economic values. Journal of Dairy Science. 97(E-Suppl. 1):78 (abstr. 0153).
Calculation and delivery of US genomic evaluations for dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Hutchison, J.L., Meland, O.M., Tooker, M.E., Norman, H.D. 2014. Calculation and delivery of US genomic evaluations for dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 97(E-Suppl. 1):77–78 (abstr. 0152).
Bovine exome sequence analysis and targeted SNP genotyping of recessive fertility defects HH2, HH3, and BH1 reveals causative mutation in SMC2 for HH3 Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mc Clure, M., Bickhart, D.M., Null, D.J., Van Raden, P.M., Xu, L., Wiggans, G.R., Liu, G., Schroeder, S.G., Glasscock, J., Armstrong, J., Cole, J.B., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2014. Bovine exome sequence analysis and targeted SNP genotyping of recessive fertility defects HH2, HH3, and BH1 reveals causative mutation in SMC2 for HH3. PLoS One. 9(3):e92769.
Genotypes are useful for more than genomic evaluation - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Sun, C., Cooper, T.A., Cole, J.B. 2014. Genotypes are useful for more than genomic evaluation. International Committee on Animal Recording(ICAR). Proc. 39th Int. Comm. Anim. Recording Sess., Berlin, Germany, May 19–23, 4 pp.
Candidate causative mutation on BTA18 associated with calving and conformation traits in Holstein bulls - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Hutchison, J.L., Null, D.J., Van Raden, P.M., Liu, G., Schroeder, S.G., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P., Bickhart, D.M. 2014. Candidate causative mutation on BTA18 associated with calving and conformation traits in Holstein bulls. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. Plant Animal Genome XXII, San Diego, CA, Jan. 11–15, P1097.
Increasing long-term response by selecting for favorable minor alleles - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M. 2014. Increasing long-term response by selecting for favorable minor alleles. PLoS One. 9(2):e88510.
Application of the a posteriori granddaughter design to the Holstein genome Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weller, J.I., Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2014. Application of the a posteriori granddaughter design to the Holstein genome. Animal. 8(4):511-519.
Increasing long term response by selecting for favorable minor alleles - (Proceedings)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M. 2013. Increasing long term response by selecting for favorable minor alleles. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 47:151-155.
Measuring genomic pre-selection in theory and in practice - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Wright, J.R. 2013. Measuring genomic pre-selection in theory and in practice. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 47:147–150.
Mating programs including genomic relationships and dominance effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Weigel, K.A., Gianola, D. 2013. Mating programs including genomic relationships and dominance effects. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(10):8014-8023.
Application of a posteriori granddaughter and modified granddaughter designs to determine Holstein haplotype effects - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weller, J.I., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2013. Application of a posteriori granddaughter and modified granddaughter designs to determine Holstein haplotype effects. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(8)5376-5387.
Mating programs including genomic relationships and dominance effects - (Proceedings)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R. 2013. Mating programs including genomic relationships and dominance effects. BARC Poster Day. p. 46, abstract 41.
Mating programs including genomic relationships - (Abstract Only)
Sun, C., Van Raden, P.M. 2013. Mating programs including genomic relationships. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(E-Suppl. 1):653 (abstr. 635).
Application of a posteriori granddaughter and modified granddaughter designs to determine Holstein haplotype effects - (Abstract Only)
Weller, J.I., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2013. Application of a posteriori granddaughter and modified granddaughter designs to determine Holstein haplotype effects. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(E-Suppl. 1):617 (abstr. 538).
Using 90,113 single nucleotide polymorphisms in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M. 2013. Using 90,113 single nucleotide polymorphisms in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(E-Suppl. 1):617 (abstr. 539).
Short communication: Relationship of call rate and accuracy of single nucleotide polymorphism genotypes in dairy cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cooper, T.A., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2013. Short communication: Relationship of call rate and accuracy of single nucleotide polymorphism genotypes in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(5):3336-3339.
Identification of a nonsense mutation in CWC15 associated with decreased reproductive efficiency in Jersey cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sonstegard, T.S., Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Null, D.J., Schroeder, S.G., Bickhart, D.M., Mcclure, M.C. 2013. Identification of a nonsense mutation in CWC15 associated with decreased reproductive efficiency in Jersey cattle. PLoS One. 8(1):e54872.
Confirmation and discovery of maternal grandsires and great grandsires in dairy cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A., Wiggans, G.R., O'Connell, J.R., Bacheller, L.R. 2013. Confirmation and discovery of maternal grandsires and great grandsires in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(3):1874-1879.
Technical Note: Changes to herd cutoff date in conception rate evaluations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hutchison, J.L., Van Raden, P.M., Norman, H.D., Cole, J.B. 2013. Technical Note: Changes to herd cutoff date in conception rate evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(2):1264-1268.
Methods to approximate reliabilities in single-step genomic evaluation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Misztal, I., Tsuruta, S., Aguilar, I., Legarra, A., Van Raden, P.M., Lawlor, T.J. 2013. Methods to approximate reliabilities in single-step genomic evaluation. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(1):647-654.
Genomic imputation and evaluation using high density Holstein genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Sargolzaei, M., Wiggans, G.R., Tooker, M.E., Cole, J.B., Sonstegard, T.S., Connor, E.E., Winters, M., Van Kaam, J., Van Doormaal, B.J., Faust, M.A., Doak, G.A. 2013. Genomic imputation and evaluation using high density Holstein genotypes. Journal of Dairy Science. 96(1):668-678.
Accuracy of genotype imputation in Swiss cattle breeds - (Proceedings)
Gredler, B., Seefried, F., Schuler, U., Van Raden, P.M., Sargolzaei, M., Hickey, J. 2012. Accuracy of genotype imputation in Swiss cattle breeds. 4th International Conference on Quantitative Genetics: Understanding Variation in Complex Traits, Programme & Book of Abstracts, p. 152, P-184. 2012.
Fine mapping and discovery of recessive mutations that cause abortions in dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Sonstegard, T.S., Adams, H.A., Van Tassell, C.P., Olson, K.M. 2012. Fine mapping and discovery of recessive mutations that cause abortions in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(Suppl. 2):ii–iii(abstr. LB6). 2012.
Reliability increases from combining 50,000- and 777,000-marker genotypes from four countries - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Olson, K.M., Null, D.J., Sargolzaei, M., Winters, M., Van Kaam, J. 2012. Reliability increases from combining 50,000- and 777,000-marker genotypes from four countries. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Cork, Ireland, May 28–June 1, 4 pp.
Multibreed genomic evaluations using purebred Holsteins, Jerseys, and Brown Swiss - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olson, K.M., Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2012. Multibreed genomic evaluations using purebred Holsteins, Jerseys, and Brown Swiss. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(9):5378-5383.
Iterative combination of national phenotype, genotype, pedigree, and foreign information - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M. 2012. Iterative combination of national phenotype, genotype, pedigree, and foreign information. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(Suppl. 2):446(abstr. 447). 2012.
Methods to include foreign information in national evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2012. Methods to include foreign information in national evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. (Suppl. 2):446–447(abstr. 449). 2012.
Adjustment of selection index coefficients and polygenic variance to improve regressions and reliability of genomic evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Wright, J.R., Cooper, T.A. 2012. Adjustment of selection index coefficients and polygenic variance to improve regressions and reliability of genomic evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(Suppl. 2):446–447(abstr. 449). 2012.
Characteristics and use of the Illumina BovineLD BeadChip - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Simpson, B. 2012. Characteristics and use of the Illumina BovineLD BeadChip. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(Suppl. 2):447(abstr. 450). 2012.
Maternal grandsire confirmation and discovery in dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Bacheller, L.R. 2012. Maternal grandsire confirmation and discovery in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(Suppl. 2):400(abstr. 323). 2012.
Design of a bovine low-density SNP array optimized for imputation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Boichard, D., Chung, H., Dassonneville, R., David, X., Eggen, A., Fritz, S., Gietzen, K.J., Hayes, B.J., Lawley, C.T., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P., Van Raden, P.M., Viaud, K., Wiggans, G.R. 2012. Design of a bovine low-density SNP array optimized for imputation. PLoS One. 7(3):e34130.
Avoiding bias from genomic pre-selection in converting daughter information across countries - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2012. Avoiding bias from genomic pre-selection in converting daughter information across countries. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 45, 5 pp.
Technical note: Adjustment of all cow evaluations for yield traits to be comparable with bull evaluations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A. 2012. Technical note: Adjustment of all cow evaluations for yield traits to be comparable with bull evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 95(6):3444-3447.
Harmful recessive effects on fertility detected by absence of homozygous haplotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Olson, K.M., Null, D.J., Hutchison, J.L. 2011. Harmful recessive effects on fertility detected by absence of homozygous haplotypes. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(12):6153-6161.
Reporting of haplotypes with recessive effects on fertility - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Olson, K.M., Hutchison, J.L. 2011. Reporting of haplotypes with recessive effects on fertility. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Stavanger, Norway, Aug. 26–28, 4 pp.
Evaluations for service-sire conception rate for heifer and cow inseminations with conventional and sexed semen - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norman, H.D., Hutchison, J.L., Van Raden, P.M. 2011. Evaluations for service-sire conception rate for heifer and cow inseminations with conventional and sexed semen. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(12):6135-6142.
Technical note: Adjustment of traditional cow evaluations to improve accuracy of genomic predictions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B. 2011. Technical note: Adjustment of traditional cow evaluations to improve accuracy of genomic predictions. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(12):6188-6193.
Genomic inbreeding and relationships among Holsteins, Jerseys, and Brown Swiss - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Olson, K.M., Wiggans, G.R., Cole, J.B., Tooker, M.E. 2011. Genomic inbreeding and relationships among Holsteins, Jerseys, and Brown Swiss. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(11):5673-5682.
Dairy genomics in application - (Proceedings)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A. 2011. Dairy genomics in application. Minnesota Dairy Health Conference, St. Paul, MN, May 17-19, pp 29-38.
Dairy cattle genomics evaluation program update - (Proceedings)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A. 2011. Dairy cattle genomics evaluation program update. National Breeders Roundtable Proceedings. St. Louis, MO, May 5–6, pp. 31-41.
Genomic validation of national systems - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Van Doormaal, B. 2011. Genomic validation of national systems. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Guelph, ON, Canada, February 27-28. 4 pp.
The genomic evaluation system in the United States: Past, present, future - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A. 2011. The genomic evaluation system in the United States: Past, present, future. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(6):3202-3211.
Genomic evaluations with many more genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Wiggans, G.R., Weigel, K.A. 2011. Genomic evaluations with many more genotypes. Genetic Selection Evolution. 43:10.
Properties of different density genotypes used in dairy cattle evaluation - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Olson, K.M., Cooper, T.A., Wiggans, G.R., Van Tassell, C.P. 2011. Properties of different density genotypes used in dairy cattle evaluation. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):420(abstr. 330).
Genomic imputation and evaluation using 342 high density Holstein genotypes - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J., Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Connor, E.E. 2011. Genomic imputation and evaluation using 342 high density Holstein genotypes. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/ Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):533(abstr. W53).
Overview of genomic selection in dairy cattle populations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R. 2011. Overview of genomic selection in dairy cattle populations. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):664(abstr. 597).
Impacts of inclusion of foreign data in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Olson, K.M., Van Raden, P.M., Null, D.J. 2011. Impacts of inclusion of foreign data in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):164-65(abstr. 35).
Adjustment of deregressed values from cow evaluations to have the similar mean and variance as bull deregressed values - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cooper, T.A. 2011. Adjustment of deregressed values from cow evaluations to have the similar mean and variance as bull deregressed values. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):165(abstr. 37).
Changes in the use of young bulls - (Abstract Only)
Olson, K.M., Hutchison, J.L., Van Raden, P.M., Norman, H.D. 2011. Changes in the use of young bulls. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):27(abstr. M67).
Use of the Illumina Bovine3K BEAD chip in dairy genomic evaluation - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Olson, K.M., Van Raden, P.M. 2011. Use of the Illumina Bovine3K BEAD chip in dairy genomic evaluation. Journal of Animal Science 89(E-Suppl. 1)/Journal of Dairy Science 94(E-Suppl. 1):420(abstr. 329).
Genomic characteristics of cattle copy number variations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hou, Y., Liu, G., Bickhart, D.M., Cardone, M.F., Wang, K., Kim, E., Matukumalli, L., Ventura, M., Song, J., Van Raden, P.M., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2011. Genomic characteristics of cattle copy number variations. Biomed Central (BMC) Genomics. 12:127.
Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2011. Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics. 128(6):446-455.
Differences among methods to validate genomic evaluations for dairy cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olson, K.M., Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Cooper, T.A. 2011. Differences among methods to validate genomic evaluations for dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 94(5):2613-2620.
Genomic and evolutionary characteristics of cattle copy number variations - (Abstract Only)
Hou, Y., Liu, G., Cardone, M.F., Wang, K., Kim, E., Matukumalli, L.K., Ventura, M., Van Raden, P.M., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2011. Genomic and evolutionary characteristics of cattle copy number variations [abstract]. Plant and Animal Genome Conference Proceedings. p. 537.
Genomic Evaluations With Many More Genotypes And Phenotypes - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Genomic Evaluations With Many More Genotypes And Phenotypes. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, abstr. p. 149.
Genomic Evaluations with Many More Genotypes and Phenotypes - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Genomic Evaluations with Many More Genotypes and Phenotypes. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, 8 pp.
Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, abstr. p. 147.
Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits - (Proceedings)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Use of Haplotypes to Estimate Mendelian Sampling Effects and Selection Limits. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, 4 pp.
Increased Reliability Of Genetic Evaluations For Dairy Cattle In The United States From Use Of Genomic Information - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M., Silva, M.V. 2010. Increased Reliability Of Genetic Evaluations For Dairy Cattle In The United States From Use Of Genomic Information. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, abstr. p. 18.
Genomic Selection and its Effects on Dairy Cattle Breeding Programs - (Abstract Only)
Weigel, K.A., De Los Campos, G., Vazquez, A.I., Van Tassell, C.P., Rosa, G., Gianola, D., O'Connell, J.R., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2010. Genomic Selection and its Effects on Dairy Cattle Breeding Programs. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, abstr. p. 19.
Genomic Selection and its Effects on Dairy Cattle Breeding Programs - (Proceedings)
Weigel, K.A., De Los Campos, G., Vazquez, A.I., Van Tassell, C.P., Rosa, G., Gianola, D., O'Connell, J.R., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2010. Genomic Selection and its Effects on Dairy Cattle Breeding Programs. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, 8 pp.
Combining different marker densities in genomic evaluation - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Wiggans, G.R., Weigel, K.A. 2010. Combining different marker densities in genomic evaluation. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 42:113–118. 2010.
Increased Reliability Of Genetic Evaluations For Dairy Cattle In The United States From Use Of Genomic Information - (Proceedings)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M., Silva, M.V. 2010. Increased Reliability Of Genetic Evaluations For Dairy Cattle In The United States From Use Of Genomic Information. World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Proc. 9th World Congr. Genet. Appl. Livest. Prod., Leipzig, Germany, Aug. 1–6, 4 pp.
Gmace Implementation - (Proceedings)
Sullivan, P.G., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. GMACE Implementation. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 41, 5 pp.
Interbull validation test for genomic evaluations - (Proceedings)
Mantysaari, E., Liu, Z., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Interbull validation test for genomic evaluations. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 41, 5 pp.
Multibreed Genomic Evaluations in Dairy Cattle - (Abstract Only)
Olson, K.A., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Multibreed Genomic Evaluations in Dairy Cattle. BARC Poster Day, p. 37, abstr. 30.
Imputation of Cow Genotypes and Adjustment of PTAs - (Government Publication)
Cooper, T.A., Tooker, M.E., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R., Cole, J.B. 2010. Imputation of Cow Genotypes and Adjustment of PTAs. AIPL Research Reports. GENOMICS1 (4-10).
Filling in missing genotypes using haplotypes - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Wiggans, G.R., Weigel, K.A. 2010. Filling in missing genotypes using haplotypes. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):534-35(abstr. 622).
Gains in reliability from combining subsets of 500, 5,000, 50,000 or 500,000 genetic markers - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2010. Gains in reliability from combining subsets of 500, 5,000, 50,000 or 500,000 genetic markers. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):534(abstr. 620).
Multibreed Genomic Evaluation of Dairy Cattle - (Abstract Only)
Olson, K.M., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Multibreed Genomic Evaluation of Dairy Cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):471(abstr. 438).
Improved reliability approximation for genomic evaluations in the United States - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Improved reliability approximation for genomic evaluations in the United States. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):533(abstr. 617).
Comparison of Holstein service-sire fertility for heifer and cow breedings with conventional and sexed semen. - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Hutchison, J.L., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Comparison of Holstein service-sire fertility for heifer and cow breedings with conventional and sexed semen.. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):595(abstr. W30).
Cow Adjustments for Genomic Predictions of Holstein and Jersey Bulls - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Cooper, T.A., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Cow Adjustments for Genomic Predictions of Holstein and Jersey Bulls. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(E-Suppl. 1):533-34(abstr. 618).
Visualization of Results from Genomic Evaluations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Visualization of Results from Genomic Evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(6):2727-2740.
International genomic evaluation methods for dairy cattle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Sullivan, P. 2010. International genomic evaluation methods for dairy cattle. Genetics Selection Evolution. 42:7.
Selection and Management of DNA Markers for Use in Genomic Evaluation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Bacheller, L.R., Tooker, M.E., Hutchison, J.L., Cooper, T.A., Sonstegard, T.S. 2010. Selection and management of DNA markers for use in genomic evaluation. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(5):2287-2292.
Prediction of Unobserved Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Genotypes of Jersey Cattle Using Reference Panels and Population-Based Imputation Algorithms Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weigel, K.A., Van Tassell, C.P., O'Connell, J.R., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2010. Prediction of unobserved single nucleotide polymorphism genotypes of Jersey cattle using reference panels and population-based imputation algorithms. Journal of Dairy Science. 93(5):2229-2238.
Net merit as a measure of lifetime profit: 2010 revision - (Government Publication)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Net merit as a measure of lifetime profit: 2010 revision. AIPL Research Reports. NM$4 (12-09).
Dairy Cattle: Breeding and Genetics - (Book / Chapter)
Norman, H.D., Hubbard, S.M., Van Raden, P.M. 2010. Dairy Cattle: Breeding and genetics. Encyclopedia of Animal Science, 2nd edition. Pond, W.G., and Bell, A.W. (editors). Taylor and Francis, New York, NY. pp. 262-265.
Genetic Base Changes for January 2010 - (Government Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B., Tooker, M.E., Cooper, T.A. 2009. Genetic Base Changes for January 2010. AIPL Research Reports. BASE2 (8-09).
Genetic Base Changes for January 2010 - (Popular Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B., Tooker, M.E., Cooper, T.A. 2009. Genetic Base Changes for January 2010. Genetic Trends. 61(5):11.
Future animal improvement programs applied to global populations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Future animal improvement programs applied to global populations. European Association of Animal Production Proceedings. Book of Abstracts Number 15:28. 2009.
Future Animal Improvement Programs Applied to Global Populations - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Future Animal Improvement Programs Applied to Global Populations. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 40:247–251.
Development of Genomic GMACE - (Proceedings)
Sullivan, P.G., Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Development of Genomic GMACE. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 40:157–161.
Análise de Associação por Todo o Genoma para Identificar Locos Relacionados ao Lucro Líquido, à Vida Produtiva e ao Escore de Células Somáticas na raça Jersey1 - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Silva, M., Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Matukumalli, L.K., Schroeder, S.G., Kim, E., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. Análise de Associação por Todo o Genoma para Identificar Locos Relacionados ao Lucro Líquido, à Vida Produtiva e ao Escore de Células Somáticas na raça Jersey1. Brazilian Animal Science Society.
National and international genomic evaluations for dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Sullivan, P.G. 2009. National and international genomic evaluations for dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(E-Suppl. 1):175(abstr. 200).
Can you believe those genomic evaluations for young bulls? - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Cole, J.B. 2009. Can you believe those genomic evaluations for young bulls?. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(E-Suppl. 1):314(abstr. 279).
Genomic Evaluation of Holstein Cattle in Canada Utilizing MACE Proofs - (Abstract Only)
Schenkel, F.S., Sargolzaei, M., Kistemaker, G., Jansen, G.B., Sullivan, P., Van Doormaal, B.J., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. Genomic Evaluation of Holstein Cattle in Canada Utilizing MACE Proofs. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(E-Suppl. 1):396(abstr. W38).
Transition of genomic evaluation from a research project to a production system - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Bacheller, L.R., Ross Jr, F.A., Sonstegard, T.S., Ge Meerman, G., Van Tassell, C.P. 2009. Transition of genomic evaluation from a research project to a production system. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(E-Suppl. 1):313-314(abstr. 278).
Accelerating genetic improvement with SNP chips and DNA sequencing - (Abstract Only)
Van Tassell, C.P., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R., Matukumalli, L.K., Schroeder, S.G., O'Connell, J., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Pollak, E.J., Munson, M., Bailey, D., Sonstegard, T.S. 2009. Accelerating genetic improvement with SNP chips and DNA sequencing. Joint Abstracts of the American Dairy Science and Society of Animal Science.
Selection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms and quality of genotypes used in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle in the United States and Canada Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Raden, P.M., Matukumalli, L.K., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Schenkel, F.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2009. Selection of single-nucleotide polymorphisms and quality of genotypes used in genomic evaluation of dairy cattle in the United States and Canada. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(7):3431-3436.
Genome-Wide Association Analysis Identifies Loci for Productive Traits in Jersey Breed - (Abstract Only)
Silva, M.V., Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Matukumalli, L.K., Schroeder, S.G., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. GENOME-WIDE ASSOCIATION ANALYSIS IDENTIFIES LOCI FOR PRODUCTIVE TRAITS IN JERSEY BREED. Plant and Animal Genome Conference.
Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(6):2931-2946.
Benefits from Cooperation in Genomics - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Schenkel, F. 2009. Benefits from Cooperation in Genomics. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Uppsala, Sweden, Jan. 28–29, 6 pp.
Reliability of Genomic Evaluation of Holstein Cattle in Canada - (Proceedings)
Schenkel, F.S., Sargolzaei, M., Kistemaker, G., Jansen, G.B., Sullivan, P., Van Doormaal, B.J., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. Reliability of Genomic Evaluation of Holstein Cattle in Canada. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Uppsala, Sweden, Jan. 26–29, 8 pp.
Genetic and Environmental Factors That Impact Gestation Length in Dairy Cattle Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Kuhn, M.T., Hubbard, S.M., Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Genetic and Environmental Factors That Impact Gestation Length in Dairy Cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(5):2259-2269.
Best Prediction of Yields for Long Lactations Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Null, D.J., Van Raden, P.M. 2009. Best Prediction of Yields for Long Lactations. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(4):1796-1810.
The USDA Animal Improvement Programs Laboratory: A century old and just getting started - (Government Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Miller, R.H. 2008. The USDA Animal Improvement Programs Laboratory: A century old and just getting started . AIPL Research Reports. HIST1 (10-08).
Invited Review: Reliability of Genomic Predictions for North American Holstein Bulls Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Schenkel, F.S. 2009. Invited Review: Reliability of Genomic Predictions for North American Holstein Bulls. Journal of Dairy Science. 92(1):16-24.
Predicion of total genetic value using a 50K SNP chip in Holstein breed - (Abstract Only)
Silva, M.V., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Matukumalli, L., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2008. Predicion of total genetic value using a 50K SNP chip in Holstein breed. Brazilian Animal Science Society.
Prediction of total genetic value using genome-wide dense marker in Holstein breed by Bayesian method - (Abstract Only)
Silva, M.V., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Matkumalli, L., Schroeder, S.G., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2008. Prediction of total genetic value using genome-wide dense marker in Holstein breed by Bayesian method. Congress of the Brazilian Animal Breeding Society.
Efficient Methods to Compute Genomic Predictions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M. 2008. Efficient Methods to Compute Genomic Predictions. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(11):4414-4423.
Genomic signatures of artificial selection in U.S. Holstein cows - (Abstract Only) - (20-Jun-08)
Genomic Data and Cooperation Result in Faster Progress - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Schenkel, F. 2009. Genomic Data and Cooperation Result in Faster Progress. International Committee on Animal Recording (ICAR). ICAR Tech Ser. 13:341–346. 2009.
Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits - (Proceedings)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M., O'Connell, J.R., Van Tassell, C.P., Sonstegard, T.S., Schnabel, R.D., Wiggans, G.R. 2009. Distribution and Location of Genetic Effects for Dairy Traits. International Committee on Animal Recording (ICAR). ICAR Tech Ser. 13:355–360. 2009.
Genomic Evaluations in the United States and Canada: A Collaboration - (Proceedings)
Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Raden, P.M., Matukumalli, L.K., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Chesnais, J.P., Schenkel, F.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2009. Genomic Evaluations in the United States and Canada: A Collaboration. International Committee on Animal Recording (ICAR). ICAR Tech Ser. 13:347–353. 2009.
Will genomic selection change the way sires are chosen, evaluated, sampled and marketed? - (Popular Publication)
Rogers, G.W., Van Tassell, C.P., Van Raden, P.M., Wiggans, G.R. 2008. Will genomic selection change the way sires are chosen, evaluated, sampled and marketed?. Genetic Trends. 60(3):6-8
Strategies to incorporate genomic prediction into population-wide genetic evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Gengler, N., Van Raden, P.M. 2008. Strategies to incorporate genomic prediction into population-wide genetic evaluations. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(E-Suppl. 1):506(abstr. 523).
Reliability of genomic predictions for North American dairy bulls - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Van Tassell, C.P., Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Schnabel, R.D., Schenkel, F. 2008. Reliability of genomic predictions for North American dairy bulls. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(E-Suppl. 1):305(abstr. 261).
Effects of allele frequency estimation on genomic predictions and inbreeding coefficients - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Gengler, N. 2008. Effects of allele frequency estimation on genomic predictions and inbreeding coefficients. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(E-Suppl. 1):506(abstr. 522).
Selection of single nucleotide polymorphisms and genotype quality for genomic prediction of genetic merit in dairy cattle - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Raden, P.M., Matukumalli, L.K., Schnabel, R.D., Taylor, J.F., Schenkel, F.S., Van Tassell, C.P. 2008. Selection of single nucleotide polymorphisms and genotype quality for genomic prediction of genetic merit in dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. 91(E-Suppl. 1):507(abstr. 524).
A Manual for Use of BESTPRED: A Program for Estimation of Lactation Yield and Persistency Using Best Prediction - (Book / Chapter)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2007. A manual for use of BESTPRED: A program for estimation of lactation yield and persistency using best prediction (Release 2.0 beta 6). Software and User Manual Public Release.
Genomic Measures of Relationship and Inbreeding - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2007. Genomic Measures of Relationship and Inbreeding. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bulletin 37:33-36.
Prediction of Genetic Correlations and International Breeding Values for Missing Traits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mark, T., Fikse, W.F., Sullivan, P.G., Van Raden, P.M. 2007. Prediction of Correlations and International Breeding Values for Missing Traits. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(10):4805-4813.
Consistency of Maturity Rate for Milk Yield Across Countries and Generations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Powell, R.L., Van Raden, P.M., Miglior, F., De Jong, G. Consistency of Maturity Rate for Milk Yield Across Countries and Generations. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(8):3937-3944.
Genetic Evaluations Using Combined Data from All Breeds and Crossbred Cows - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2007. Genetic Evaluations Using Combined Data from All Breeds and Crossbred Cows. Book Chapter. W.E. Petersen Symposium, St. Paul, MN, April 2-3, p. 23-28. 2007.
Modeling Extended Lactations of Holsteins - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dematawewa, C., Pearson, R.E., Van Raden, P.M. 2007. Modeling Extended Lactations of Holsteins. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(8):3924-3936.
Efficient estimation of breeding values from dense genomic data - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M. 2007. Efficient estimation of breeding values from dense genomic data. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(Suppl. 1):374––375 (abstr. 414).
Methods to explain genomic estimates of breeding value - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2007. Methods to explain genomic estimates of breeding value. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(Suppl. 1):374(abstr. 413).
Effect of service sire and cow sire on gestation length - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B. 2007. Effect of service sire and cow sire on gestation length. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(Suppl. 1):194(abstr. 230).
Stillbirth (C0)variance Components for a Sire-Maternal Grandsire Threshold Model and Development of a Calving Ability Index for Sire Selection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Miller, R.H. 2007. Stillbirth (co)variance components for a sire-maternal grandsire threshold model and development of a calving ability index for sire selection. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(5):2489-2496.
Genetic Evaluations for Mixed-Breed Populations - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Megonigal Jr, J.H. 2007. Genetic Evaluations for Mixed-Breed Populations. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(5):2434-2441.
Productive Life Credits for Cows Revised - (Popular Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Dematwewa, M., Pearson, R.E., Tooker, M.E. 2006. Productive Life Credits for Cows Revised. California Dairy. 15(9):18.
Genetic Evaluation of Stillbirth in United States Holsteins Using a Sire-Maternal Grandsire Threshold Model - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2007. Genetic evaluation of stillbirth in United States Holsteins using a sire-maternal grandsire threshold model. Journal of Dairy Science. 90(5):2480-2488.
Net Merit Receives Face-Lift - (Popular Publication)
Seykora, T., Van Raden, P.M., Cole, J.B. 2006. Net merit receives face-lift. Hoard's Dairyman. 151(14):557.
Normality and Skewness of Genetic Evaluations - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Normality and skewness of genetic evaluations. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 35:164-167.
Prior Genetic Correlations and Non-Measured Traits - (Proceedings)
Mark, T., Sullivan, P.G., Fikse, W.F., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Prior genetic correlations and non-measured traits. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 35:72-75.
Predicting Genetic Interactions Within and Across Breeds - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Predicting genetic interactions within and across breeds. 8th World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Communication 01-39.
Genetic Evaluation of Stillbirth in United States Holsteins Using a Sire-Maternal Grandsire Threshold Model - (Proceedings)
Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Genetic evaluation of stillbirth in United States Holsteins using a sire-maternal grandsire threshold model. 8th World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Communication 01-28.
Prediction of International Breeding Values for Non-Measured Traits: Application to Clinical Mastitis - (Proceedings)
Mark, T., Fikse, W.F., Sullivan, P.G., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Prediction of international breeding values for non-measured traits: application to clinical mastitis. 8th World Congress of Genetics Applied in Livestock Production. Communication 01-31.
Fertility Trait Economics and Correlations with Other Traits - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Fertility trait economics and correlations with other traits. Interbull Annual Meeting Proceedings. Interbull Bull. 34:53-56.
Genetic Calving Ease Study on Crossbreds - (Popular Publication)
Cole, J.B., Goodling, R.C., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Genetic calving ease study on crossbreds. Jersey Journal. 53(3):83-84.
Genetic Evaluations for Mixed Breed Populations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Megonigal Jr, J.H. 2006. Genetic evaluations for mixed breed populations [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(Suppl. 1):98(abstr. 40).
Revised Estimates of Lifetime Net Merit for Dairy Breeds and Breed Crosses - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2006. Revised estimates of lifetime net merit for dairy breeds and breed crosses [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(Suppl. 1):246-247(abstr. 255).
Modeling Extended Lactations in Holsteins - (Abstract Only)
Dematawewa, C., Pearson, R.E., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Modeling extended lactations in Holsteins [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(Suppl. 1):96-97(abstr. 35).
Stillbirth (Co)variance Components for a Sire-Maternal Grandsire Threshold Model - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Miller, R.H. 2006. Stillbirth (co)variance components for a sire-maternal grandsire threshold model [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(Suppl. 1):273(abstr. 339).
Genetic Differences Between Maturity Rates of Daughters of Holstein Bulls in the Netherlands and United States - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Powell, R.L., Van Raden, P.M., De Jong, G. 2006. Genetic differences between maturity rates of daughters of Holstein bulls in the Netherlands and United States [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(Suppl. 1):16-17(abstr. M29).
Productive Life Including All Lactations and Longer Lactations with Diminishing Credits - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Dematawewa, C., Pearson, R.E., Tooker, M.E. 2006. Productive life including all lactations and longer lactations with diminishing credits. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(8):3213-3220.
Effects of Non-Additive Genetic Interactions, Inbreeding, and Recessive Defects on Embryo and Fetal Loss by 70 Days - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Miller, R.H. 2006. Effects of non-additive genetic interactions, inbreeding, and recessive defects on embryo and fetal loss by 70 days. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(7):2716-2121.
Genetic Evaluation and Best Prediction of Lactation Persistency - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2006. Genetic evaluation and best prediction of lactation persistency. Journal of Dairy Science. 89(7):2722-2728.
An Example from the Dairy Industry: the Net Merit Index - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2005. An example from the dairy industry: the net merit index. In: Proceedings of the Beef Improvement Federation's 37th Annual Research Symposium and Annual Meeting, July 6-9, 2005, Billings, Montana, pp 96-100.
Inbreeding Adjustments and Effect on Genetic Trend Estimates - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2005. Inbreeding adjustments and effect on genetic trend estimates. International Bull Evaluation Service Bulletin 33:81-84.
Impact of Maturity Rate of Daughters on Genetic Ranking of Holstein Bulls - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Powell, R.L., Van Raden, P.M. 2005. Impact of maturity rate of daughters on genetic ranking of Holstein bulls. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(9):3337-3345.
Productive Life Including All Lactations, Longer Lactations, and Calf Value - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2005. Productive life including all lactations, longer lactations, and calf value [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(Suppl. 1):378.
Effect of Herd by Sire Interaction Variance on Genetic Evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2005. Effect of herd by sire interaction variance on genetic evaluations [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(Suppl. 1):353.
Genetic Evaluation and Best Prediction of Lactation Persistency - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Van Raden, P.M. 2005. Genetic evaluation and best prediction of lactation persistency [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(Suppl. 1):379-380.
Comparison of Maturity Rate for Bull Daughters in the United States and Canada - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Powell, R.L., Van Raden, P.M., Miglior, F. 2005. Comparison of maturity rate for bull daughters in the United States and Canada [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(Suppl. 1):10-11.
Genetic Evaluation of Calving Ease for Brown Swiss and Jersey Bulls from Purebred and Crossbred Calvings - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cole, J.B., Goodling Jr, R.C., Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2005. Genetic evaluation of calving ease for Brown Swiss and Jersey bulls from purebred and crossbred calvings. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(4):1529-1539.
Genetic Base Change for February 2005 - (Government Publication)
Van Raden, P.M., Tooker, M.E. 2004. Genetic base change for February 2005. AIPL Research Report Base1 (10-04). Available: http://aipl.arsusda.gov/reference/base2005.htm
Effectiveness of National and Regional Sire Evaluations in Predicting Future Daughter Milk Yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Norman, H.D., Van Raden, P.M., Powell, R.L., Wright, J.R., Verboort, W.R. 2005. Effectiveness of national and regional sire evaluations in predicting future daughter milk yield. Journal of Dairy Science. 88(2):812-826.
Optimum Genetic Choices for Dairy Producers using Grazing Practices - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Van Tassell, C.P., VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Optimum genetic choices for dairy producers using grazing practices [abstract]. Proceedings of 2004 Conference of the American Forage and Grassland Council 13:20, 219.
Choice of Scales for Delivery of Genetic Evaluations to the Public - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2004. Choice of scales for delivery of genetic evaluations to the public. International Bull Evaluation Service Bulletin 32:118-121.
Feasibility of Mace for Longevity for Colored Breeds - (Proceedings)
Jakobsen, J.H., Fikse, W.F., Van Raden, P.M. 2004. Feasibility of MACE for longevity for colored breeds. International Bull Evaluation Service Bulletin 32:59-63.
Selection on Net Merit to Improve Lifetime Profit - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M. 2004. Selection on net merit to improve lifetime profit. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(10):3125-3131.
Breed Composition Codes for Crossbred Dairy Cattle in the United States - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J.B., Tooker, M.E., VanRaden, P.M., and Megonigal, Jr., J.H. Breed composition codes for crossbred dairy cattle in the United States. [abstract]. In: Proceedings of Beltsville Agricultural Research Center Poster Day 2004, April 29, 2004, Beltsville, Maryland. Abstract 34.
Duration of Herd Participation in Dairy Herd Improvement Milk Recording in the United States - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Hare, E.M., Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Van Raden, P.M. 2004. Duration of herd participation in Dairy Herd Improvement milk recording in the United States. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(8):2743-2747.
Body Condition Scores and Dairy Form Evaluations As Indicators of Days Open in Us Holsteins - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dechow, C.D., Rogers, G.W., Klei, L., Lawlor, T.J., Van Raden, P.M. 2004. Body condition scores and dairy form evaluations as indicators of days open in US Holsteins. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(10):3534-3541.
Heterosis and Breed Differences for Daughter Pregnancy Rate in Crossbred Dairy Cows - (Abstract Only)
VanRaden, P.M., Tooker, M.E., Cole, J.B. 2004. Heterosis and breed differences for daughter pregnancy rate in crossbred dairy cows [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):284.
Genetic Base and Trait Definition Update - (Abstract Only)
VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Genetic base and trait definition update [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):412.
Contribution of Inbreeding and Recessive Defects to Early Embryo Losses - (Abstract Only)
VanRaden, P.M., Miller, R.H. 2004. Contribution of inbreeding and recessive defects to early embryo losses [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):3.
Accounting for Differences in Rate of Maturity in Yield Evaluations - (Abstract Only)
Wiggans, G.R., VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Accounting for differences in rate of maturity in yield evaluations [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):412.
Estimation of the Economic Impact of a Unit Change in Pta for Daughter Pregnancy Rate - (Abstract Only)
Yook, E., Pearson, R.E., VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Estimation of the economic impact of a unit change in PTA for daughter pregnancy rate [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):413.
Breed Composition Codes for Crossbred Dairy Cattle in the United States - (Abstract Only)
Cole, J., Tooker, M., VanRaden, P., Megonigal, J., Jr. 2004. Breed composition codes for crossbred dairy cattle in the United States [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):284-285.
Genetic Relationships of Milk Yield for Different Parities Between Bulls and Their Sons - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Powell, R.L., Wright, J.R., VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Genetic relationships of milk yield for different parities between bulls and their sons [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):413.
Merit of Obtaining Genetic Evaluations of Milk Yield for Each Parity on Holstein Bulls - (Abstract Only)
Norman, H.D., Wright, J.R., Powell, R.L., VanRaden, P.M. 2004. Merit of obtaining genetic evaluations of milk yield for each parity on Holstein bulls [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):2.
Analysis of Daughter Pregnancy Rates and Estimated Relative Conception Rates for a Bimodal Distribution - (Abstract Only)
Schlesser, H.N., Shanks, R.D., Rodriguez-Zas, S.L., Clay, J.S., VanRaden, P.M., Berger, P.J., Healey, M.H. 2004. Analysis of daughter pregnancy rates and estimated relative conception rates for a bimodal distribution [abstract]. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(Suppl. 1):3.
Development of a National Genetic Evaluation for Cow Fertility - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Raden, P.M., Sanders, A.H., Tooker, M.E., Miller, R.H., Norman, H.D., Kuhn, M.T., Wiggans, G.R. 2004. Development of a national genetic evaluation for cow fertility. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(7):2285-2292.
Use of Early Lactation Days Open Records for Genetic Evaluation of Cow Fertility - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kuhn, M.T., Van Raden, P.M., Hutchison, J.L. 2004. Use of early lactation days open records for genetic evaluation of cow fertility. Journal of Dairy Science. 87(7):2277-2284.
Genetic Evaluations for Fitness and Fertility in the United States and Other Nations - (Proceedings)
Van Raden, P.M. 2003. Genetic evaluations for fitness and fertility in the United States and other nations. Proceedings of National Genetics Workshop, Raleigh, North Carolina, October 20-21, 2003. p. 103-106.
Changes to Net Merit Ushered in with August Proofs - (Popular Publication) - (04-Aug-03)
Net Merit As a Measure of Lifetime Profit: 2003 Revision - (Government Publication) - (22-Jul-03)
Definition of Traits and Comparison of Models for Genetic Evaluation of Cow Fertility - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Quality of Data Included in Genetic Evaluations for Daughter Pregnancy Rate - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Use of Early Lactation Days Open Records for Genetic Evaluation of Cow Fertility - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Standardization of Lactation Records for Variance of Mendelian Sampling to Reduce Bias in Evaluations of Bull Dams - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Characteristics of Genetic Evaluations for Daughter Fertility in Relation to Other Fitness Traits - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Genetic Correlation Estimates among Body Condition Score, Dairy Form, Days Open and Production Traits for Us Holsteins - (Abstract Only) - (22-Jun-03)
Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci Affecting Milk Production, Health, and Reproductive Traits in Holstein Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ashwell, M.S., Heyen, D.W., Sonstegard, T.S., Van Tassell, C.P., Da, Y., Van Raden, P.M., Ron, M., Weller, J.I., Lewin, H.A. 2004. Detection of quantitative trait loci affecting milk production,health, and reproductive traits in Holstein cattle. Journal of Dairy Science. vol. 87(2): pp. 468-75.
Predicting Days Open for Genetic Evaluation of Female Fertility in U.S. Dairy Cattle - (Abstract Only) - (01-May-03)
Detection and Adjustment of Abnormal Test-Day Yields - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wiggans, G.R., Van Raden, P.M., Philpot, J.C. 2003. DETECTION AND ADJUSTMENT OF ABNORMAL TEST-DAY YIELDS. Journal of Dairy Science. 86(8):2721-2724.
Fertility Is Now a Selection Trait - (Popular Publication) - (10-Mar-03)
Longevity and Fertility Trait Definitions Compared in Theory and Simulation - (Proceedings) - (02-Mar-03)
Correlation of Longevity Evaluation with Other Trait Evaluations from 14 Countries - (Proceedings) - (02-Mar-03)
Daughter Pregnancy Rate Evaluation of Cow Fertility - (Government Publication) - (10-Dec-02)
Selection of Dairy Cattle for Lifetime Profit - (Proceedings) - (19-Aug-02)
Properties of International Longevity Evaluations and Correlations with Other Traits - (Proceedings) - (26-May-02)
Detection and Adjustment of Abnormal Test-Day Yields - (Abstract Only) - (15-Apr-02)
Correlations among Measures of Dairy Cattle Fertility and Longevity - (Abstract Only) - (12-Apr-02)
Genetic Relationships among Fertility Traits of Holsteins and Jerseys - (Abstract Only) - (12-Apr-02)
Genetic Relationships among Fertility Traits of Holsteins and Jerseys - (Abstract Only) - (12-Apr-02)
Genetic Relationships among Fertility Traits of Holsteins and Jerseys - (Abstract Only) - (12-Apr-02)
Genetic Relationships among Fertility Traits of Holsteins and Jerseys - (Abstract Only) - (12-Apr-02)
International Dairy Bull Evaluations Expressed on National, Subglobal, and Global Scales - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Jan-02)
Economic Merit of Crossbred and Purebred Us Dairy Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Nov-01)
Deriving Lactation Yields from Test-Day Yields Adjusted for Lactation Stage, Age, Pregnancy, and Herd Test Date - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (21-Nov-01)
Possible Global Scale for Ranking Dairy Bulls by Combining International Evaluations Expressed on National Scales - (Proceedings) - (30-Aug-01)
Heterosis and Breed Differences for Yield and Somatic Cell Scores of Us Dairy Cattle in the 1990s - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-01)
Possible Global Scale for Ranking Dairy Bulls by Blending National Rankings - (Abstract Only) - (24-Jul-01)
Revised Methods to Compute Multitrait Productive Life - (Government Publication) - (31-Jan-01)
Methods to Combine Information from Separate Sources - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (30-Dec-00)
Net Merit As a Measure of Lifetime Profit - (Government Publication) - (08-Nov-00)
Direct Selection for Genetic Improvement of Health and Fitness Traits in the United States Dairy Population - (Proceedings) - (10-Sep-00)
Evaluation of Sire Predicted Transmitting Abilities for Evidence of X Chromosomal Interitance in North American Sire Families - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Sep-00)
Methods to Combine Information from Separate Sources - (Abstract Only) - (26-Jul-00)
Genetic Evaluations for True Protein - (Government Publication) - (01-Jul-00)
Investigation of An Alternative Approach to International Evaluations - (Proceedings) - (14-May-00)
Detection and Parameter Estimation for Quantitative Trait Loci Using Regression Models and Multiple Markers - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Apr-00)
A Genome Scan for Qtl Influencing Milk Production and Health Traits in Dairy Cattle - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (15-Oct-99)
Selection and Mating Considering Expected Inbreeding of Future Progeny - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (04-Jun-99)
Adjustment of Breeding Values for Past and Future Inbreeding - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-99)
Evaluation of Sire Pta for Evidence of X-Chromosomal Inheritance - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-99)
Mathematical Representation of Correlations Between Test Day Milk, Fat, Protein and Somatic Cell Score - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-May-99)
Current and Planned Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (May 1999) - (Government Publication) - (23-Apr-99)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (February 1999) - (Government Publication) - (01-Feb-99)
Comparison of Test Interval and Best Prediction Methods for Estimation of Lactation Yield from Monthly, A.M.-P.M., and Trimonthly Testing - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (23-Nov-98)
Designs of Reference Families for the Construction of Genetic Linkage Maps - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (17-Oct-98)
Designs of Resource Families for Mapping Quantitative Trait Loci Using Genetic Markers in Domestic Animals - (Book / Chapter) - (06-Aug-98)
Detection of Putative Loci Affecting Milk Production and Composition, Health and Type Traits in a U.S. Holstein Population - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Jul-98)
Development of Economic Indexes for Net Merit, Fluid Merit, and Cheese Merit - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-98)
Calculation of Expected Inbreeding Percentage of Future Progeny - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-98)
Parameter Estimation of Quantitative Trait Loci Using Regression Models Anddiscrete Interval Mapping - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-98)
Detection of Putative Loci Affecting Milk Production and Composition, Health, and Type Traits in a Us Holstein Population Using 44 Microsatellite. - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-98)
Use of Linear Type and Production Data to Supplement Early Predicted Transmitting Abilities for Productive Life - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (19-Feb-98)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (February 1998) - (Government Publication) - (09-Feb-98)
Best Prediction of Lactation Yield and Persistency - (Proceedings) - (11-Jan-98)
Detection and Analysis of a Locus Affecting Milk Concentration in the Us and Israeli Dairy Cattle Populations - (Proceedings) - (11-Jan-98)
Detection of Putative Loci Affecting Milk Production and Composition, Health, and Type Traits in a Us Holstein Population. - (Abstract Only) - (01-Dec-97)
Detection of Potential Loci Affecting Conformation Type Traits in An Elite Us Holstein Population Using Microsatellite Markers. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (06-Nov-97)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (August 1997) - (Government Publication) - (11-Aug-97)
Construction of Linkage Maps for Dominant Genetic Markers - (Proceedings) - (11-Jun-97)
Properties of Owner-Sampler and Other Records Formerly Excluded from National Genetic Evaluations - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Stability of Genetic Evaluations for Productive Life, Somatic Cell Score, and Yield over Time - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci for Calving Ease and Type Traits in An Existing Holstein Population. - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci for Calving Ease and Type Traits in An Existing Holstein Population. - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Collection and Management of Test Day Data in the United States - (Abstract Only) - (01-Jun-97)
Calculation of Lactation Yields and Lactation Weights from Test Day Yields and Correlations Using Best Prediction - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-May-97)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (May 1997) - (Government Publication) - (10-May-97)
Designs of Reference Families for Gene Mapping in Domestic Animals - (Proceedings) - (01-Mar-97)
Relationship Between United States and Canadian Genetic Evaluations of Longevity and Somatic Cell Score - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (24-Feb-97)
Detection of Loci Affecting Milk Production and Health Traits in An Elite Us Holstein Population Using Microsatellite Markers. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (24-Feb-97)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (February 1997) - (Government Publication) - (01-Feb-97)
Designs of Reference Families for Gene Mapping in Domestic Animals - (Proceedings) - (11-Jan-97)
Standardization of Marker Informativeness Measures for Different Gene Mapping Designs - (Proceedings) - (11-Jan-97)
Detection of Economic Trait Loci in the Us and Israeli Holstein Populationswith the Aid of DNA Microsatellites - (Proceedings) - (11-Jan-97)
Genetic Improvement Using Genetic Markers - (Review Article) - (10-Dec-96)
Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci for Calving Ease and Type Traits in Anexisting Holstein Population. - (Abstract Only) - (01-Dec-96)
Relation of Yield Early in Lactation and Days Open During Current Lactationwith 305-Day Yield - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (03-Oct-96)
Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci with the Aid of Genetic Markes, the Problem of Multiple Comparisons - (Proceedings) - (01-Oct-96)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (July 1996) - (Government Publication) - (18-Jul-96)
Examination of International Holstein Bull Evaluations - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (22-Apr-96)
Best Prediction of 305-Day Lactation Yields and Calculation of Lactation Weights from Any Set of Test-Day Yields - (Abstract Only) - (25-Mar-96)
Mathematical Representation of Relationships Between Daily Milk Yields - (Abstract Only) - (25-Mar-96)
The Search for Economic Trait Loci for Somatic Cell Score in Holstein Cattle Using Microsatellite Markers and Selective Genotyping. - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (11-Mar-96)
Integrating Use of New Markers into the Real World - (Government Publication) - (01-Feb-96)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (January 1996) - (Government Publication) - (19-Jan-96)
Identification of Mastitis Quantitative Trait Loci in An Existing Holstein Population - (Abstract Only) - (15-Dec-95)
Application of a Canonical Transformation to Detection of Quantitative Trait Loci with the Aid of Genetic Markers in a Multi-Trait Experiment - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (28-Oct-95)
Changes in Usda-Dhia Genetic Evaluations (July 1995) - (Government Publication) - (19-Jul-95)
Relations among Ptas for Somatic Cell Scores Milk Yield and Length of Productive Life - (Peer Reviewed Journal) - (12-Apr-95)
Integrating Use of New Markers into the Real World - (Government Publication) - (06-Apr-95)
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