Animal Breeding and Genomics Group

The Animal Breeding and Genomics group aims to improve the health, welfare and productivity of animals. The group contributes to the quality of life by providing knowledge to support the adequate supply of safe and healthy food of animal origin.

Education

Animal Breeding and Genomics organises courses for both BSc and MSc students.

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Also, students can choose a thesis track and write their BSc thesis, MSc thesis, or do an internship or research practice at our group.

More about theses and interships

MOOCs

Besides our education on campus we developed online courses (MOOCs) in the field of animal breeding and genetics that are easily accessible.

More about our MOOCs

Research themes

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Sustainable breeding tools
  

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Genomic prediction
 

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Unravelling DNA and biology
  

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New laboratory techniques
 

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International
 

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Aqua breeding
 

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Genetic diversity