Swine Breeding (1)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Bayshore Grand Ballroom D (The Westin Bayshore)
Brian P Kinghorn
10:30 AM
Consequences of Selection for Indirect Genetic Effect for Growth in Pigs on Behavior and Production
Irene Camerlink, Wageningen University; Naomi Duijvesteijn, TOPIGS Research Center IPG B.V.; Winanda W Ursinus, Wageningen UR Livestock Research; J Elizabeth Bolhuis, Wageningen University; Piter Bijma, Animal Breeding and Genomics Centre, Wageningen University
10:45 AM
Genetic analysis of skin lesion traits in pigs and their relationship with growth traits
Suzanne Desire, SRUC; Simon P Turner, SRUC; Craig R. G. Lewis, PIC Europe; Richard B D'Eath, SRUC; Andrea Doeschl-Wilson, The Roslin Institute and R(D)SVS, University of Edinburgh; Rainer Roehe, SRUC
11:00 AM
Genetic Relationships between Measures of Sexual Development, Boar Taint, Health and Aggressiveness in Pigs
Severine Parois, INRA; Armelle Prunier, INRA; Marie-Jose Mercat, IFIP; Nelly Muller, INRA; Elodie Merlot, INRA; Catherine Larzul, INRA, UMR1313 GABI
11:15 AM
Genetic Control of Skatole in Intact Boars is Dependent on the Actual Androstenone Level
Jan ten Napel, Animal Breeding and Genomics Centre, Wageningen UR Livestock Research; Pramod K Mathur, TOPIGS Research Center IPG; Han A. Mulder, Animal Breeding and Genomics Centre, Wageningen University; Egbert F. Knol, TOPIGS Research Center IPG
11:30 AM
Maternal genetic effects for lifetime growth should be considered more in pig breeding
Susanne Hermesch, AGBU - University of New England; Christopher R Parke, University of Queensland; Mark M Bauer, University of Queensland; Helene Gilbert, AGBU - University of New England
11:45 AM
Nurse capacity in crossbred sows and genetic correlation to purebred fertility
Bjarne Nielsen, Pig Research Centre; Ingela Velander, Pig Research Centre; Tage Ostersen, Pig Research Centre; Mark Antione Henryon, Pig Research Centre; Ole Fredslund Christensen, Center for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University