Session 63. Genotype by environment interaction, non-additivity and robustness

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Date: Thursday 30 August 2018; 14.00 – 18.00
Chair: H.A. Mulder

Theatre Session 63

New kid on the block: a genomic breeding value to select for heat tolerant dairy cattle
T.T.T. Nguyen, J.B. Garner and J.E. Pryce

Do dual-purpose cattle react differently than dairy cattle along a continuous environment scale?
B. Bapst, M. Bohlouli, S. König and K. Brügemann

Early-programming of dairy cattle, a potential explanation to the adaptation to climate change
H. Hammami, F.G. Colinet, C. Bastin, S. Vanderick, A. Mineur, S. Naderi, R.R. Mota and N. Gengler

Characterization of thermal stress in Avileña-Negra Ibérica beef cattle breed at feedlot
M. Usala, M. Carabaño, M. Ramon, C. Meneses, N. Macciotta and C. Diaz

Environmental sensitivity for dairy traits in Slovenian Holstein population
B. Logar, M. Kovač and Š. Malovrh

Adjusting for macro-environmental sensitivity in growth rate of Danish Landrace and Duroc pigs
M. Dam Madsen, P. Madsen, B. Nielsen, T.N. Kristensen, J. Jensen and M. Shirali

Does selection for feed efficiency in pigs improve robustness to heat stress?
W.M. Rauw, J. Mayorga Lozano, J.C.M. Dekkers, J.F. Patience, N. Gabler, S. Lonergan and L.H. Baumgard

Effects of specific breeding lines for organic dairy production in Denmark
M. Slagboom, H.A. Mulder, A.C. Sørensen, L. Hjortø, J.R. Thomasen and M. Kargo

Whole-genome sequence quest targeting parent-of-origin effects in pigs
I. Blaj, C. Falker-Gieske, J. Tetens, R. Wellmann, S. Preuss, J. Bennewitz and G. Thaller

Comparison of birth weight variability divergent selected mice lines with founder population
N. Formoso-Rafferty, J.P. Gutiérrez and I. Cervantes

Body weight variation as indicator for resilience in chickens
T.V.L. Berghof, H. Bovenhuis, J.A.J. Arts, F. Karangali, J.J. Van Der Poel, H.K. Parmentier and H.A. Mulder

Capturing indirect genetic effects on phenotypic variability
J. Marjanovic, H.A. Mulder, L. Rönnegård, D.J. De Koning and P. Bijma

Poster Session 63

Preliminary results for the length of productive life of Holstein cows in Croatia
M. Dražić, M. Špehar, Z. Ivkić and Z. Barać

Genetic variation due to heat stress for pregnancy of Zebu beef heifers during the breeding season
M.L. Santana Junior, G.A. Oliveira Junior, A. Bignardi, R. Pereira, J.B. Ferraz, J. Eler and E. Mattos

Genetic studies on heat stress in dairy cattle in Kenya
J.M. Mbuthia, M. Mayer and N. Reinsch

Reaction norm model for estimation of genetic parameters for yearling weight of Nelore cattle
C.C.P. Paz, A.P. Freitas, M.E.Z. Mercadante, J.N.S.G. Cyrillo and M.L. Freitas Santana Jr

Genetic trends of the yearling weight of Nellore cattle using reaction norm model
A.P. Freitas, M.L. Santana Jr, M.E.Z. Mercadante, J.N.S.G. Cyrillo, R.P. Savegnago and C.C.P. Paz

Foetal mortality and fertility in divergently selected lines for birth weight homogeneity in mice
N. Formoso-Rafferty, M. Arias-Álvarez, J.P. Gutiérrez and I. Cervantes

Genome-wide association analysis for days to first calving under different environmental conditions
L.F.M. Mota, F.B. Lopes, A.C.H. Rios, G.A. Ferandes Junior, R. Espigolan, A.F.B. Magalhaes, R. Carvalheiro, G.J.M. Rosa and L.G. Albuquerque

Effect of Piétrain sire and dam breed on the performance of finishing pigs: an intervention study
C. De Cuyper, S. Tanghe, S. Janssens, A. Van Den Broeke, J. Van Meensel, M. Aluwé, B. Ampe, N. Buys and S. Millet

Ewes’ functional longevity: analysis and modelling in French suckling sheep breeds
E. Talouarn, V. Loywyck and F. Tortereau