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Estimation of direct and maternal (co)variance components for pre-weaning growth traits in Muzaffarnagari sheep
Abstract Genetic parameters and (co)variance components were estimated for weight at birth and at 15, 30, 45, 60 and 75 days of age for a flock of Muzaffarnagari sheep maintained at the CentralExpand
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Genetic Analysis of Growth Traits in Muzaffarnagari sheep
Data on 4112 Muzaffarnagari sheep, maintained at the Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura, India, and recorded between 1976 and 1999, were analysed to study the growth-relatedExpand
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Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for detection of Brucella melitensis in goat milk
Abstract The diagnosis of brucellosis in goats is frequently difficult to establish. A PCR assay from milk of goat, with primers derived from the omp31 gene sequence of the Brucella melitensis wasExpand
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Genetic parameters for direct and maternal effects on body weights of Muzaffarnagari sheep
Estimates of co(variance) components were obtained for weights at birth, weaning and 6, 9 and 12 months of age in Muzaffarnagari sheep maintained at the Central Institute for Research on Goats,Expand
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Direct and maternal effects for body measurements at birth and weaning in Muzaffarnagari sheep of India
Abstract Estimates of co(variance) components were obtained for body measurements at birth and weaning in Muzaffarnagari sheep maintained at the Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom,Expand
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Studies on Inbreeding and Its Effects on Growth and Fleece Traits of Muzaffarnagari Sheep
A pedigree file of 4,738 records of a purebred flock of Muzaffarnagari sheep, maintained at Central Institute for Research on Goats (CIRG), Makhdoom, for a period of 24 years (1978 to 2001) was usedExpand
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Genetic Studies on Faecal Egg Counts and Packed Cell Volume Following Natural Haemonchus contortus Infection and Their Relationships with Liveweight in Muzaffarnagari Sheep
A total of 437 animals, comprising lambs aged between 3 and 12 months and adults of either sex of Muzaffarnagari sheep maintained at the Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Farah,Expand
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Genetic Variation and Population Structure in Jamunapari Goats Using Microsatellites, Mitochondrial DNA, and Milk Protein Genes
Jamunapari, a dairy goat breed of India, has been gradually declining in numbers in its home tract over the years. We have analysed genetic variation and population history in Jamunapari goats basedExpand
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Model comparisons for estimation of genetic parameters of pre-weaning daily weight gains in Muzaffarnagari sheep
Abstract Variance components and genetic parameters were obtained for pre-weaning average daily body weight gains of Muzaffarnagari sheep maintained at the Central Institute for Research on Goats,Expand
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