Affiliation: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique
- Renaudeau D, Collin A, Yahav S, De Basilio V, Gourdine J, Collier R. Adaptation to hot climate and strategies to alleviate heat stress in livestock production. Animal. 2012;6:707-28 pubmed publisher..Epigenetic regulation of gene expression and thermal imprinting of the genome could also be an efficient method to improve thermal tolerance. Such techniques (e.g. perinatal heat acclimation) are currently being experimented in chicken. ..