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"Top model" cows for research

The cow may be a relevant model for the study of human genetic disorders. This is the conclusion drawn by an international team led by the INRA in...
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In 2018, new European Zootechnical Rules will apply.

On November 1, 2018 the new European Zootechnical Rules, voted on June 8, 2016, will apply.

These new rules will replace a part of French legislation on animal selection, in particular the Animal Breeding Act of 1966 and the 2006...
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Workshop PREDICT Psay-CompBio

The workshop PREDICT Psay-CompBio

Several subjects were treated on the “Integration of heterogenous and high-throughput data for the identification of predictive biomarkers”.
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Equine performance during endurance races

Our GWAS revealed that equine performance during endurance races is a complex polygenic trait, and is partially governed by at least five QTL

Endurance horses are able to run at more than 20 km/h for 160 km (in bouts of 30 to 40 km). This level of performance is based on intense aerobic...
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New issue of Inra's Productions animales

New issue of Inra's Productions animales

The latest issue of Productions Animales treats the genomic aspects of livestock, genetic programs for agro-ecological farming systems, genetic...
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New knowledge on animal awareness

New knowledge on animal awareness

Do animals have emotions? Do they have a life history? Following a request made by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), the INRA organised a...
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Predictive Biology for health

Predictive Biology for health : Socio-economic and scientific challenges in man, animals and plants

This seminar involves both the Life Sciences Department of UPSaclay and the "Maison des Sciences de l'Homme" Paris-Saclay, Wednesday May 31, 2017...
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Middle school students

Middle school students from Bourg la Reine visit the INRA Jouy-en-Josas research center

Thursday May 11, a class from the Institut Nôtre Dame Middle School of Bourg la Reine took a field trip to the INRA Ile-de-France-Jouy-en-Josas...
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Elucidation of the role of protein SLC25a46

Elucidation of the role of protein SLC25a46 in the appearance of neuropathies and the turning calve syndrome

By using genetic approaches, genome editing and functional genomics, the G2B and MoDiT teams identified and validated the role of a gene coding for...
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Coucou de Rennes, a French breed with the characteristic Sex-linked barring phenotype.

New study reveals how some chickens got striped feathers

Birds show an amazing diversity in plumage colour and patterning. But what are the genetic mechanisms creating such patterns? In a new study...
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