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Heterozygosity retained in simulated composite breeds

David Rooks Callister

Heterozygosity retained in simulated composite breeds

by David Rooks Callister

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beef cattle breeds.,
  • Heterozygosis -- Computer simulation.

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    Statementby David Rooks Callister.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 50 leaves, bound :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14705564M

    heterosis in composite populations is proportional to reten-tion of heterozygosity. Procedure Populations. Matings were made to establish three com-posite populations (MARC I, MARC II, and MARC III) as indicated by Table 1. In this experiment the F1 is defined as the first generation that reflects the final breed composi-tion of a composite population. Genetic rescue, outcrossing with individuals from a related population, is used to augment genetic diversity in populations threatened by severe inbreeding and extinction. The endangered Norwegian Lundehund dog underwent at least two severe bottlenecks in the s and s that each left only five inbred dogs, and the approximately dogs remaining world-wide today appear to descend from.

      Genetic diversity. In total, alleles were detected at the 20 microsatellite loci analyzed (Additional file 1: Table S1).A summary of the genetic diversity parameters computed for 16 regional groups is presented in Table 1 and the breed-wise values based, on an average, on 32 sheep per breed are given in Additional file 2: Table total genetic diversity (H T) varied from to 0. Schiermiester, Lauren N., "Estimation of Breed-Specific Heterosis Effects for Birth, Weaning and Yearling Weight in Cattle" (). Theses and Dissertations in Animal Science.

    Decrease of Heterozygosity Under Inbreeding In a complete selfing population, the number of heterozygotes at any given locus decreases. Let us take gene A with two alleles t = 0 (1/4)AA (1/2) Aa (1/4)aa selfing ↓ ↓ ↓ t = 1 AA (1/4)AA aa (1/2)Aa (1/4)aa Genotype frequencies at t= 1 .   In the image above, a monohybrid cross is performed between plants that are heterozygous for round seed shape. The predicted inheritance pattern of the offspring results in a ratio of the genotype. About one-fourth will be homozygous dominant for round seed shape (RR), half will be heterozygous for round seed shape (Rr), and one-fourth will have the homozygous recessive .


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Heterozygosity retained in simulated composite breeds by David Rooks Callister Download PDF EPUB FB2

When breeds used in the foundation of a composite breed do not contribute equally, percentage of mean (F 1) heterozygosity retained is proportional to 1 -E P?, where Pi is the fraction of each of n breeds contributing to the foundation of a composite breed (Dickerson, ).

This loss of heterozygosity occurs. composite (1/4 of each breed) potentially has hetero composites is influenced by inbreeding inbreeding is practiced, the heterosis is retained in.

Center data (Table 1). heterosis retention in composite lines of cattle Heterosis retention basically revolves around the probability that two genes from any one Size: KB. Breed Effects and Retained Heterosis for Growth, Carcass, and Meat Traits in Advanced Generations of Composite Populations of Beef Cattle.

Breed Effects and Retained Heterosis for Growth, Carcass, and Meat Traits in Advanced Generations of Composite Populations of Beef Cattle1f2. Pedigree-based breed composition (pBC) was determined and used to calculate retained heterozygosity for replacement heifers born from to at the Lacombe Research and Development Centre (AB, Canada).

Heifers were followed as cows over mating opportunities, 11 production cycles, and five by: 3. Retained heterosis was not less than expected from retained heterozygosity in composite populations for the traits evaluated. These results suggest that heterosis for these traits likely is due to dominance effects and, thus, can be attributed to the recovery of accumulated inbreeding depression in the parental by: The real operational advantage of a multi-breed composite population lies in raising a single breed with nearly the same productivity instead of two or more breeds for subsequent crossbreeding.

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Read more about the lockdown. For more information visit our provincial coronavirus (Covid) website. For national updates visit the national coronavirus website:   The observation that predicted heterozygosity is independent from the heterozygosity of the founder population is the main difference between an individual-based model and the classic theory.

The latter would predict that H = if the founders had maximal heterozygosity, but predicted H = when one assumes the founders had minimal heterozygosity (Table S3). Heterozygosity in Composites. The interbreeding of crossbred animals is the foundation of a composite breeding program.

The amount of heterozygosity in F2and later generations is a function of: (1) number of breeds, (2) amounts of the breeds, and (3) level of inbreeding.

For expected heterozygosity the numbers are 36% vs 16%. Thus, the two methods yield very different answers, although if I understand correctly, they should measure the same thing. As a context: the goal is to compare heterozygosity of X and autosomes between groups, and in order to do a t-test, I need X and autosomal het per individual.

heterozygosity retained is proportional to 1 - Pf, where Pi is the fraction of each of n contributing breeds to the foundation of a composite breed (Dicker- son, ).

Records from nine purebred and three composite breeds and a variety of F 1 and three-way crosses, including the progeny of 12 additional different sire breeds produced over a yr period ( to ), were evaluated for breed and heterozygosity effects on the observed incidence of BRD.

Heterozygosity fractions for calves and dams were. Effects of retained heterozygosity (RH) 1 and representative breed effects 2 as deviations from Kinsella composite for the studied traits Advertisement Available via license: CC BY-NC Retained heterosis for different measures of gain efficiency was estimated in F3 generation castrate male progeny in three composite populations finished on two levels of dietary energy density (2.

In some studies, average genome-wide heterozygosity, retained heterozygosity (Dickerson, ) as the genomic breed fraction of each contributing parental breed, derived from Admixture (Alexander.

In the unmanaged scenario under the assumption of no uncertainty, the population went extinct in every stochastic simulation iteration. Therefore, both probability of persistence and expected heterozygosity retained at the end of the next years were equal to zero (Fig.

1. Reports of dairy cattle cross-breeding in the tropics were reviewed and comparable results on F 1 and F 2 (or other secondary cross-bred populations) were extracted and summarized. The traits considered were age at first calving, calving interval, milk yield and lactation length.

After generations of random mating, only 22% of the initial heterozygosity is expected to be retained for any single line with N s = For a population composed of k sublines the heterozygosity expressed in a composite population derived by crossing the sublines with subsequent random mating is directly proportional to the number of.

Author Summary There are hundreds of dog breeds that exhibit massive differences in appearance and behavior sculpted by tightly controlled selective breeding.

This large-scale natural experiment has provided an ideal resource that geneticists can use to search for genetic variants that control these differences.

With this goal, we developed a high-density array that surveys variable sites at. Heterozygosity the state, inherent in every hybrid organism, in which homologous chromosomes carry different forms (alleles) of a given gene or differ in the arrangement of genes (structural heterozygosity).

The term “heterozygosity” was first introduced by the English geneticist W. Bateson in Heterozygosity is the result of the union of. However, when we simulated increased connectivity, heterozygosity declined much more slowly and was largely (73–94%) maintained (table 2; figures 3b and 4).

Other measures of genetic diversity such as per cent polymorphism, inbreeding coefficient (F is), and the number of alleles per loci (N A) responded to variation in male immigration. Hybridization, genetic mixture of distinct populations, gives rise to myriad recombinant genotypes.

Characterizing the genomic composition of hybrids is critical for studies of hybrid zone dynamics, inheritance of traits, and consequences of hybridization for evolution and conservation.

Hybrid genomes are often summarized either by an estimate of the proportion of alleles coming from each.Averaged across replicates and breeds, progeny had higher levels of heterozygosity ( ± %) and lower proportion of the genome in a ROH of at least 5 Mb (− ± %) than their parental genomes when genomic relationships were constrained, while pedigree relationships resulted in negligible differences at the genomic level.