Genetics of predisposition to tuberculosis in Irish dairy cattle

  • Bermingham, Mairead (Researcher)
  • More, Simon (Principal Investigator)
  • Good, M (Principal Investigator)
  • Cromie, A (Principal Investigator)
  • P Berry, D (Principal Investigator)

Project Details

Description

The estimation of the genetic parameters for tuberculosis (TB) susceptibility and genetic correlations between TB susceptibility and other economically important traits; the provision of breeding values to a collaborative project ‘Bovine SNP Chip genome localisation of production and disease resistance genes’ in Trinity College Dublin; dissemination of research findings through peer-review publication and presentation at national/international conferences/workshops; to obtain a Higher Diploma in ‘Quantitative genetics and genome analysis’
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/09/0730/09/09