Lars Holm Damgaard

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Affiliation: Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Analysis of rabbit doe longevity using a semiparametric log-Normal animal frailty model with time-dependent covariates
    Juan Pablo Sanchez
    Departamento de Ciencia Animal, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Camino de Vera 14, 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Genet Sel Evol 38:281-95. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameters for within-litter variation in piglet birth weight and change in within-litter variation during suckling
    L H Damgaard
    Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics P O Box 50, DK 8830 Tjele, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 81:604-10. 2003
  3. pmc A bivariate quantitative genetic model for a linear Gaussian trait and a survival trait
    Lars Holm Damgaard
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Genet Sel Evol 38:45-64. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of ignoring individual heterogeneity in Weibull log-normal sire frailty models
    L H Damgaard
    Department of Animal Science and Animal Health, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 84:1338-50. 2006
  5. pmc A bivariate quantitative genetic model for a threshold trait and a survival trait
    Lars Holm Damgaard
    Department of Animal Science and Animal Health, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Genet Sel Evol 38:565-81. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Technical note: how to use Winbugs to draw inferences in animal models
    L H Damgaard
    Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 50, 8830 Tjele, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 85:1363-8. 2007

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Publications6

  1. pmc Analysis of rabbit doe longevity using a semiparametric log-Normal animal frailty model with time-dependent covariates
    Juan Pablo Sanchez
    Departamento de Ciencia Animal, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Camino de Vera 14, 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Genet Sel Evol 38:281-95. 2006
    ..The marginal posterior mean estimates of the additive genetic variance and of the residual variance in log frailty were 0.247 and 0.690...
  2. ncbi request reprint Genetic parameters for within-litter variation in piglet birth weight and change in within-litter variation during suckling
    L H Damgaard
    Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics P O Box 50, DK 8830 Tjele, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 81:604-10. 2003
    ..In addition, selection for sows' capacity to give birth to homogeneous litters may be advantageous for piglet survival, piglet growth, and litter homogeneity at weaning...
  3. pmc A bivariate quantitative genetic model for a linear Gaussian trait and a survival trait
    Lars Holm Damgaard
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Genet Sel Evol 38:45-64. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the proposed method allows inferring additive genetic and environmental correlations, and doing multivariate genetic evaluation of a linear Gaussian trait and a survival trait...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of ignoring individual heterogeneity in Weibull log-normal sire frailty models
    L H Damgaard
    Department of Animal Science and Animal Health, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 84:1338-50. 2006
    ..In comparison, parameter estimates obtained using complete sire models were consistent with the true values used to simulate the data. Thus, in this study, several issues of concern were demonstrated for the incomplete sire model...
  5. pmc A bivariate quantitative genetic model for a threshold trait and a survival trait
    Lars Holm Damgaard
    Department of Animal Science and Animal Health, Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Grønnegårdsvej 2, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Genet Sel Evol 38:565-81. 2006
    ..37 and 95% central posterior credibility interval ranging between 0.11 and 0.61. Therefore, this study suggests that selection for improving one of the two traits will be beneficial for the other trait as well...
  6. ncbi request reprint Technical note: how to use Winbugs to draw inferences in animal models
    L H Damgaard
    Department of Genetics and Biotechnology, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, PO Box 50, 8830 Tjele, Denmark
    J Anim Sci 85:1363-8. 2007
    ..In conclusion, Winbugs can be used to make inferences in small-sized, quantitative, genetic data sets applying a wide range of animal models that are not yet standard in the animal breeding literature...