Grid search approach to discriminate between old and recent inbreeding using phenotypic, pedigree and genomic information

Abstract Background Although inbreeding caused by the mating of animals related through a recent common ancestor is expected to have more harmful effects on phenotypes than ancient inbreeding (old inbreeding), estimating these effects requires a clear definition of recent (new) and ancient (old) inb...

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Main Authors: Pattarapol Sumreddee, El Hamidi Hay, Sajjad Toghiani, Andrew Roberts, Samuel E. Aggrey, Romdhane Rekaya
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: BMC 2021-07-01
Series:BMC Genomics
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Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1186/s12864-021-07872-z