Edinburgh Research Explorer

John Woolliams

(Former employee or visitor)

  1. 2008
  2. Restricting coancestry and inbreeding at a specific position on the genome by using optimized selection

    Roughsedge, T., Pong-Wong, R., Woolliams, J. & Villanueva, B., 2008, In: Genetics Research. 90, 2, p. 199-208 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. 2007
  4. A Study of Population Variation and Inheritance in Sitka spruce - IV: Correlated response in the progeny population based on selection in the parental population

    Lee, S. J., Woolliams, J., Samuel, C. J. A. & Malcolm, D. C., 2007, In: Silvae Genetica. 56, 1, p. 36-44 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Analysis of inbreeding depression in the first litter size of mice in a long-term selection experiment with respect to the age of the inbreeding

    Hinrichs, D., Meuwissen, T. H. E., Odegard, J., Holt, M., Vangen, O. & Woolliams, J., 2007, In: Heredity. 99, 1, p. 81-88 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Genetic Contributions and Inbreeding

    Woolliams, J., 2007, Utilisation and Conservation of Farm Animal Genetic Resources. Wageningen, The Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 147-165

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  7. Genetic analysis of postpartum measures of luteal activity in dairy cows

    Petersson, K. J., Berglund, B., Strandberg, E., Gustafsson, H., Flint, A. P. F., Woolliams, J. & Royal, M. D., 2007, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 90, 1, p. 427-434 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Inbreeding in genome-wide selection

    Daetwyler, H. D., Villanueva, B., Bijma, P. & Woolliams, J., 2007, In: Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics. 124, 6, p. 369-376 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Mastitis Resistance

    Woolliams, J., 2007, IPC No. PCT/DK2007/000058

    Research output: Patent

  10. Optimisation of contribution of candidate parents to maximise genetic gain and restricting inbreeding using semidefinite programming - (Open Access publication)

    Pong-Wong, R. & Woolliams, J. A., 2007, In: Genetics Selection Evolution. 39, 1, p. 3-25 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Optimisation of the response to respiratory virus vaccines in cattle

    O'Neill, R. G., Fitzpatrick, J. L., Glass, E., Williams, J. L. & Woolliams, J., 2007, In: Veterinary Record. 161, 8, p. 269-270 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Optimizing mating schemes in fish breeding

    D'Agaro, E., Woolliams, J., Haley, C. & Lanari, D., 2007, In: Italian Journal of Animal Science. 6, p. 795-796 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Polymorphisms of the prion protein gene coding region in born-after-the-reinforced-ban (BARB) bovine spongiform encephalopathy cattle in Great Britain

    Saunders, G. C., Griffiths, P. C., Cawthraw, S., Tout, A. C., Wiener, P., Woolliams, J., Williams, J. L. & Windl, O., 2007, In: Journal of General Virology. 88, 4, p. 1374-1378 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Repeatability of reproduction traits in the Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus)

    Frank-Lawale, A. S., McAndrew, B. J., Patterson, D., Barge, A. & Woolliams, J., 2007, p. S257-S257.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  15. The application of random regression models in the genetic analysis of monthly egg production in turkeys and a comparison with alternative longitudinal models

    Kranis, A., Su, G., Sorensen, D. & Woolliams, J., 2007, In: British Poultry Science. 86, 3, p. 470-475 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. What is Genetic Diversity?

    Woolliams, J. & Toro, M., 2007, Utilisation and Conservation of Farm Animal Genetic Resources. Wageningen, The Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 55-74

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  17. 2006
  18. Analysis of the incidence of infectious pancreatic necrosis mortality in pedigreed Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., populations

    Guy, D. R., Bishop, S. C., Brotherstone, S., Hamilton, A., Roberts, R. J., McAndrew, B. J. & Woolliams, J. A., Nov 2006, In: Journal of Fish Diseases. 29, 11, p. 637-647 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. A longitudinal threshold model for genetic analysis of daily egg production in turkeys under a Bayesian framework

    Kranis, A., Su, G., Sorensen, D. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 07-06

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  20. Analysis of Young Horse Evaluation data for use in the genetic evaluation of sport horses

    Kearsley, G. C. S., Brotherstone, S. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 57

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  21. Analysis of competition data for genetic evaluations of eventing horses in Britain

    Kearsley, G. C. S., Brotherstone, S., Coffey, M. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 08-08

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  22. Designs and Evaluations for Managing Genetic Diversity in Breeding Programs

    Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 30-01

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  23. Determining the relationship between restorative potential and size of a gene bank to alleviate the risks inherent in a scrapie eradication breeding programme

    Roughsedge, T., Villanueva, B. & Woolliams, J., 2006, In: Livestock Science. 100, 2-3, p. 231-241 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. Developing genetic epidemiological models for bacteria infections with environmental contamination

    Bishop, S., Woolliams, J. & Wallis, L. I. P., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 15-23

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  25. Genetic and phenotypic relationships among metabolic hormones and fertility in UK Holstein Friesian female calves

    Hayhurst, C., Flint, A. P. F., Lovendahl, P., Woolliams, J. & Royal, M. D., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 01-18

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. Genetic parameters for a heavy female turkey line: impact of simultaneous selection for body weight and total egg number

    Kranis, A., Hocking, P., Hill, W. G. & Woolliams, J., 2006, In: British Poultry Science. 47, 6, p. 685-693 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  27. Genomic Selection using Different Markers and Density

    Solberg, T. R., Sonesson, A. K., Woolliams, J. & Meuwissen, T. H. E., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 22-13

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. Heritability of body weight in the Atlantic Halibut

    Frank-Lawale, A. S., Taggart, J. B., McAndrew, B. J., Penman, D. J., Jordan, N. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 09-04

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  29. Impact of leptin, leptin receptor and growth hormone receptor genotypes on milk production, feed intake and body energy traits in dairy cattle.

    Woolliams, J., Banos, G. & Coffey, M., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. 01-13

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  30. Mastitis Resistance

    Woolliams, J., 2006

    Research output: Patent

  31. Measures of luteal activity postpartum to monitor the early postpartum fertility in the dairy cow

    Petersson, K. J., BERGLUND, B. E., Strandberg, E., Gustafsson, H., Woolliams, J., Flint, A. P. F. & Royal, M. D., 2006, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 14

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  32. Optimisation of Genetic Contributions Using Semi-definite Programming

    Pong-Wong, R. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 30-02

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  33. Optimization of the sampling strategy for establishing a gene bank: storing PrP alleles following a scrapie eradication plan as a case study

    Fernandez, J., Roughsedge, T., Woolliams, J. & Villanueva, B., 2006, In: Animal science. 82, p. 813-821 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  34. Polymorphisms within the coding region of the bovine luteinizing hormone receptor gene and their association with fertility traits

    Hastings, N., Donn, S., Derecka, K., Flint, A. P. & Woolliams, J., 2006, In: Animal Genetics. 37, 6, p. 583-585 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. Prediction of IBD based on population history for fine gene mapping

    Hernández-Sánchez, J., Haley, C. & Woolliams, J. A., 2006, In: Genetics Selection Evolution. 38, 3, p. 231-252 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  36. Prediction of genetic gain from quadratic optimisation with constrained rates of inbreeding

    Villanueva, B., Avenano, S. & Woolliams, J., 2006, In: Genetics Selection Evolution. 38, 2, p. 127-146 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. Quantitative evaluation of genetic and environmental parameters determining antibody response induced by vaccination against bovine respiratory syncytial virus

    O'Neill, R. G., Woolliams, J., Glass, E., Williams, J. L. & Fitzpatrick, J. L., 2006, In: Vaccine. 24, 18, p. 4007-4016 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  38. Technical note: A note on the differential impact of wrong and missing sire information on reliability and gain

    Woolliams, J., 2006, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 89, 12, p. 4901-4902 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. The applicaton of random regression models in turkey egg production

    Kranis, A., Su, G., Sorensen, D. & Woolliams, J., 2006, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 32

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Verifying quantitative trait loci for muscle depth in UK commercial sheep flocks

    Matika, O., Woolliams, J., Pong-Wong, R. & Bishop, S., 2006, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 11

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. Verifying quantitative trait loci for muscle depth in commercial terminal sire sheeep

    Matika, O., Pong-Wong, R., Woolliams, J., Low, J. J., Nieuwhof, G. J., Boon, S. C. & Bishop, S., 2006, Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. Communication 22-10

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  42. 2005
  43. An investigation into the genetic relationship of reproduction traits of sows under different mating method (artificial insemination versus natural service)

    Lewis, T. W., Woolliams, J. & Wiseman, J., 2005, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 54

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  44. Factors influencing effective population size in commercial populations of gilthead seabream, Sparus aurata

    Brown, R. C., Woolliams, J. & McAndrew, B. J., 2005, In: Aquaculture. 247, 1-4, p. 219-225 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  45. Genetic parametes for a heavy female turkey line

    Kranis, A., Woolliams, J., Hill, W. G. & Hocking, P., 2005, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 9

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  46. Genomic contributions in livestock gene introgression programmes

    Wall, E., Visscher, P., Hospital, F. & Woolliams, J., 2005, In: Genetics Selection Evolution. 37, 3, p. 291-313 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  47. Genotype by mating type interaction for litter size in Landrace and Large White sows

    Lewis, T. W., Wiseman, J. & Woolliams, J., 2005, In: Animal science. 81, p. 331-335 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  48. Impact of nonadditive genetic effects in the estimation of breeding values for fertility and correlated traits

    Wall, E., Brotherstone, S., Kearney, J. F., Woolliams, J. & Coffey, M. P., 2005, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 88, 1, p. 376-385 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  49. In vitro peripheral blood mononuclear cell proliferation in a crossbred cattle population

    Young, F. J., Woolliams, J., Williams, J. L., Glass, E., O'Neill, R. G. & Fitzpatrick, J. L., 2005, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 88, 7, p. 2643-2651 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  50. Investigation into a regression model for crossbred performance

    Lewis, T., Woolliams, J. & Wiseman, J., 2005, p. 105-106. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  51. Marker densities and the mapping of ancestral junctions

    MaCleod, A. K., Haley, C. & Woolliams, J., 2005, In: Genetics Research. 85, 1, p. 69-79 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  52. Marker-Assisted selection applied to commercial sheep

    Matika, O., Woolliams, J., Pong-Wong, R. & Bishop, S., 2005.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  53. Prediction of accuracy of estimated Mendelian sampling terms

    Avendano, S., Woolliams, J. & Villanueva, B., 2005, In: Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics. 122, 5, p. 302-308 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  54. Sustainable management of animal genetic resources

    Woolliams, J., Berg, P., Maki-Tanila, A., Meuwissen, T. H. E. & Fimland, E., 2005, Nordisk Genbank Husdyr. 95 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  55. The advantage of factorial mating under selection is uncovered by deterministically predicted rates of inbreeding

    Sorensen, A. C., Berg, P. & Woolliams, J., 2005, In: Genetics Selection Evolution. 37, 1, p. 57-81 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  56. The use of microsatellite markers for pedigree analysis in the Atlantic halibut, Hippoglossus hippoglossus: the first step towards a sustainable breeding programme

    Frank-Lawale, A. S., Taggart, J. B., McAndrew, B. J. & Woolliams, J., 2005, p. 13. 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  57. 2004
  58. Genetic approaches and technologies for improving the sustainability of livestock productions

    Bishop, SC. & Woolliams, JA., Jul 2004, In: Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 84, 9, p. 911-919 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  59. An economic evaluation of long-term sustainability in the dairy sector

    Santarossa, J. M., Stott, A. W., Woolliams, J., Brotherstone, S., Wall, E. & Coffey, M. P., 2004, In: Animal science. 79, p. 315-325 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  60. Calculation of multiple-trait sire reliability for traits included in a dairy cattle fertility index

    Banos, G., Brotherstone, S., Thompson, R., Woolliams, J., Wall, E. & Coffey, M. P., 2004, In: Animal science. 79, p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  61. Criteria to assess the degree of endangerment of livestock breeds in Europe

    Gandini, G. C., Ollivier, L., Danell, B., Distl, O., Georgoudis, A., Groeneveld, E., Martyniuk, E., van Arendonk, J. A. M. & Woolliams, J., 2004, In: Livestock Production Science. 91, 1-2, p. 173-182 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  62. Evaluation of genetic approaches for controlling microparasite infections in livestock populations by genetic epidemiological modelling

    Nath, M., Woolliams, J. & Bishop, S., 2004, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 29

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  63. Fewer fertility problems for cows

    K, R. & Woolliams, J., 2004, www.cherrybyte.org/Articles/fertility/fertility.html.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  64. Genetic approaches and technologies for improving the sustainability of livestock production

    Bishop, S. & Woolliams, J., 2004, In: Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 84, 9, p. 911-919 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  65. Identifying critical parameters in the dynamics and control of microparasite infection using a stochastic epidemiological model

    Nath, M., Woolliams, J. & Bishop, S., 2004, In: Journal of Animal Science. 82, 2, p. 384-396 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  66. Impact of nonadditive genetic effects in prediction of breeding values for dairy fertility traits

    Wall, E., Brotherstone, S., Woolliams, J., Kearney, J. F. & Coffey, M. P., 2004, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, York. p. 32

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  67. Impact of nonrandom mating on genetic variance and gene flow in populations with mass selection

    Sanchez, L. & Woolliams, J., 2004, In: Genetics. 166, 1, p. 527-535 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  68. Kinship, relationship and inbreeding

    Sonesson, A. K., Woolliams, J. & Meuwissen, T. H. E., 2004, Selection and Breeding Programs in Aquaculture. Gjedrem, T. & Doordrecht, K. (eds.). p. 73-87

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  69. Managing genetic resources in selected and conserved populations

    Villanueva, B., Pong-Wong, R. & Woolliams, J., 2004, Farm Animal Genetic Resources . Avendano, S., Simm, G., Sinclair, K. D. & Townsend, S. (eds.). Nottingham: Nottingham University Press, p. 113-132 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  70. Managing populations at risk

    Woolliams, J., 2004, Farm Animals Genetic Resources. Simm, G., Villaneuva, B., Sinclair, K. D. & Townsend, S. (eds.). Nottingham: Nottingham University Press, p. 85-106 22 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  71. Maximizing genetic gain over multiple generations with quantitative trait locus selection and control of inbreeding

    Villanueva, B., Dekkers, J. C. M., Woolliams, J. & Settar, P., 2004, In: Journal of Animal Science. 82, 5, p. 1305-1314 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  72. Mendelian sampling terms as a selective advantage in optimum breeding schemes with restrictions on the rate of inbreeding

    Avendano, S., Woolliams, J. & Villanueva, B., 2004, In: Genetics Research. 83, 1, p. 55-64 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  73. Minimising inbreeding in small populations by rotational mating with frozen semen

    Shepherd, R. K. & Woolliams, J., 2004, In: Genetics Research. 84, 2, p. 87-93 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  74. On the prediction of simultaneous inbreeding coefficients at multiple loci

    Hernandez-Sanchez, J., Haley, C. & Woolliams, J., 2004, In: Genetics Research. 83, 2, p. 113-120 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  75. Quantitative trait loci for meat yield and muscle distribution in a broiler layer cross

    Ikeobi, C. O. N., Woolliams, J., Morrice, D., Law, A., Windsor, D., Burt, D. & Hocking, P., 2004, In: Livestock Production Science. 87, 2-3, p. 143-151 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  76. 2003
  77. A Pedigree-free method for estimating coancestry using markers and population history

    Hernandez-Sanchez, J., Haley, C. & Woolliams, J., 2003, Book of Abstracts of the 54th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Rome. p. 1

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  78. A new mutation in the coding region of the bovine leptin gene associated with feed intake

    Lagonigro, R., Wiener, P., Pilla, F., Woolliams, J. & Williams, J. L., 2003, In: Animal Genetics. 34, 5, p. 371-374 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  79. Assessment of dynamics and control of microparasite infectioni n livestock population by genetic epidemiological modelling

    Nath, M., Woolliams, J. & Bishop, S., 2003, Book of Abstracts of the 54th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Rome. p. 27

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  80. Breeding schemes in reindeer husbandry

    Ronnegard, L., Woolliams, J. & Dannell, O., 2003, In: Rangifer. p. 45-55

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  81. Calculation of multiple-trait sire reliability for fertility traits

    Banos, G., Brotherstone, S., Thompson, R., Woolliams, J., Wall, E. & Coffey, M. P., 2003, In: Interbull Bulletin. 31, p. 112-116

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  82. Developing a UK fertility index

    Wall, E., Coffey, M. P., Brotherstone, S. H., Woolliams, J. & Flint, A., 2003, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) York. p. 47

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  83. Development of genetic epidemiological model to assess the dynamics of infection in livestock populations

    Nath, M., Woolliams, J. & Bishop, S., 2003, 35th Meeting of the Agricultural Modellers' Group, Royal Society of London.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  84. Expected increases in genetic merit from using optimized contributions in two livestock populations of beef cattle and sheep

    Avendano, S., Villanueva, B. & Woolliams, J., 2003, In: Journal of Animal Science. 81, 12, p. 2964-2975 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  85. Genetic evaluation of fertility using direct and correlated traits

    Wall, E., Brotherstone, S., Woolliams, J., Banos, G. & Coffey, M. P., 2003, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 86, 12, p. 4093-4102 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  86. Introducing a UK fertility index (Reprinted from Cattle Practice, vol 10, pg 373-378, 2002)

    Wall, E., Coffey, M., Simm, G., Brotherstone, S., Stott, A. W., Santarossa, J., Flint, A. P. F., Royal, M. D. & Woolliams, J., 2003, In: Cattle Practice. 11, p. 41-46 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  87. Minimizing inbreeding by managing genetic contributions across generations

    Sanchez, L., Bijma, P. & Woolliams, J., 2003, In: Genetics. 164, 4, p. 1589-1595 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  88. Predicted rates of inbreeding with additive maternal effects

    Ronnegard, L. & Woolliams, J., 2003, In: Genetics Research. 82, 1, p. 67-77 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  89. Predicting genetic gain when rates of inbreeding are constrained to pre-defined values

    Avendano, S., Woolliams, J. & Villanueva, B., 2003, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) York. p. 46

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  90. Requirements for a sustainable national breeding programme

    Woolliams, J., Berg, P., Fimland, E., Maki-Tanila, A. & Meuwissen, T. H. E., 2003, Proceedings of the 22nd Congress of the Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists, Turku, Finalnd.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  91. The contribution of genetic diversity to the spread of infectious diseases in livestock populations

    Springbett, A. J., MacKenzie, K., Woolliams, J. & Bishop, S., 2003, In: Genetics. 165, 3, p. 1465-1474 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  92. 2002
  93. 6S (SixS): Stochastic simulation software for sustainable selection schemes

    Kremer, V. D., Meuwissen, T. H. E. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. Vol. 33. p. 761-762

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  94. A study of population variation and inheritance in Sitka spruce II. Age trends in genetic parameters for vigour traits and optimum selection ages

    Lee, S. J., Woolliams, J., Samuel, C. J. A. & Malcolm, D. C., 2002, In: Silvae Genetica. 51, 2-3, p. 55-65 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  95. A study of population variation and inheritance in Sitka spruce III. Age trends in genetic parameters and optimum selection ages for wood density, and genetic correlations with vigour traits

    Lee, S. J., Woolliams, J., Samuel, C. J. A. & Malcom, D. C., 2002, In: Silvae Genetica. 51, 4, p. 143-151 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  96. Benefits from marker assisted selection with optimised contributions and prior information on the QTL effect

    Villanueva, B., Pong-Wong, R. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) York. p. 57

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  97. Comparison of deterministic and stochastic methods of calculating identity-by-descent matrices using multiple markers

    Sorensen, A. C., Pong-Wong, R., Windig, J. J. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) York. p. 56

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  98. Comparison of direct and marker-assisted selection with optimised contributions.

    Pong-Wong, R., Villanueva, B. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. 79-82

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  99. Design of sustainable breeding programs in developed countries

    Bijma, P., Meuwissen, T. H. E. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. p. 265-272

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  100. Development and commercialisation of software for genetic improvement programmes

    Kinghorn, B., Meszaros, S. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Intellectual Property Rights in Animal Breeding and Genetics. Rothschild, M. & Wallingford, S. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 247-261

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  101. Estimation of genetic variation in plasma leptin concentrations in pre-pubertal heifers

    Royal, M. D., Flint, A. P. F., Webb, R., D, B. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS), York. p. 44

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  102. Estimation of pedigree errors in the UK dairy population using microsatellite markers and the impact on selection

    Visscher, P., Woolliams, J., Smith, D. & Williams, J. L., 2002, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 85, 9, p. 2368-2375 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  103. Evidence of a pleiotropic QTL influencing components of early development in double haploid lines of rainbow trout

    Martinez, V., Sillanpaa, M., Thorgaard, G., Robison, B., Woolliams, J. & Knott, S. A., 2002, Proceedings of the 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production. Vol. 30. p. 493-496

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  104. Expected increases in genetic merit in the UK Aberdeen Angus beeef cattle breed from applying optimised selection.

    Avendano, S., Villanueva, B. & Woolliams, J., 2002, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) York. p. 54

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  105. Genetic and phenotypic relationships among endocrine and traditional fertility traits and production traits in Holstein-Friesian dairy cows

    Royal, M. D., Flint, A. P. F. & Woolliams, J., 2002, In: Journal of Dairy Science. 85, 4, p. 958-967 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review