T H Meuwissen

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Affiliation: Institute for Animal Science and Health
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Estimation of effects of quantitative trait loci in large complex pedigrees
    T H Meuwissen
    Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, Netherlands
    Genetics 146:409-16. 1997
  2. pmc Fine mapping of a quantitative trait locus for twinning rate using combined linkage and linkage disequilibrium mapping
    Theo H E Meuwissen
    Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, 8200 AB The Netherlands
    Genetics 161:373-9. 2002
  3. pmc Prediction of identity by descent probabilities from marker-haplotypes
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genet Sel Evol 33:605-34. 2001
  4. pmc Prediction of total genetic value using genome-wide dense marker maps
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genetics 157:1819-29. 2001
  5. pmc Fine mapping of quantitative trait loci using linkage disequilibria with closely linked marker loci
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genetics 155:421-30. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of genetic variants of the heart fatty acid-binding protein gene on intramuscular fat and performance traits in pigs
    F Gerbens
    Department of Breeding and Genetics, DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health ID DLO, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 77:846-52. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of adipocyte and heart fatty acid-binding protein genes on intramuscular fat and backfat content in Meishan crossbred pigs
    F Gerbens
    Department of Genetics and Reproduction, Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 78:552-9. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Influences of myogenin genotypes on birth weight, growth rate, carcass weight, backfat thickness, and lean weight of pigs
    M F te Pas
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health, Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 77:2352-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation at the porcine MYF-5 gene locus. Lack Of association with meat production traits
    M F te Pas
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health ID DLO, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Mamm Genome 10:123-7. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Minimization of rate of inbreeding for small populations with overlapping generations
    A K Sonesson
    ID Lelystad, Institute for Animal Science and Health, PO Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genet Res 77:285-92. 2001

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  1. pmc Estimation of effects of quantitative trait loci in large complex pedigrees
    T H Meuwissen
    Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, Netherlands
    Genetics 146:409-16. 1997
    ..This renders a QTL mapping study in large multi-generation pedigrees possible...
  2. pmc Fine mapping of a quantitative trait locus for twinning rate using combined linkage and linkage disequilibrium mapping
    Theo H E Meuwissen
    Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, 8200 AB The Netherlands
    Genetics 161:373-9. 2002
    ..The method was expected to be robust against multiple genes affecting the trait, multiple mutations at the QTL, and relatively low marker density...
  3. pmc Prediction of identity by descent probabilities from marker-haplotypes
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genet Sel Evol 33:605-34. 2001
    ..e. all information came from the marker genotypes), and the situation where, say T, generations of unknown pedigree are followed by some generations where pedigree and marker genotypes are known...
  4. pmc Prediction of total genetic value using genome-wide dense marker maps
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genetics 157:1819-29. 2001
    ..It was concluded that selection on genetic values predicted from markers could substantially increase the rate of genetic gain in animals and plants, especially if combined with reproductive techniques to shorten the generation interval...
  5. pmc Fine mapping of quantitative trait loci using linkage disequilibria with closely linked marker loci
    T H Meuwissen
    Research Institute of Animal Science and Health, Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genetics 155:421-30. 2000
    ..A general approach for identifying QTL is suggested, where several stages of disequilibrium mapping are used with increasingly dense marker spacing...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of genetic variants of the heart fatty acid-binding protein gene on intramuscular fat and performance traits in pigs
    F Gerbens
    Department of Breeding and Genetics, DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health ID DLO, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 77:846-52. 1999
    ..In conclusion, H-FABP RFLP can be used as markers to select for increased IMF content and growth in breeding programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of adipocyte and heart fatty acid-binding protein genes on intramuscular fat and backfat content in Meishan crossbred pigs
    F Gerbens
    Department of Genetics and Reproduction, Institute for Animal Science and Health, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 78:552-9. 2000
    ..In contrast to previous findings for Duroc pigs, no evidence was found for an effect of the A-FABP gene on IMF or BFT in this population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Influences of myogenin genotypes on birth weight, growth rate, carcass weight, backfat thickness, and lean weight of pigs
    M F te Pas
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health, Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Lelystad, The Netherlands
    J Anim Sci 77:2352-6. 1999
    ..8% of the total variation in lean weight. We conclude that myogenin genotype influences porcine growth rate and muscle mass...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation at the porcine MYF-5 gene locus. Lack Of association with meat production traits
    M F te Pas
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health ID DLO, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Mamm Genome 10:123-7. 1999
    ..Thus, in this study myf-5 did not explain genetic variation in meat (muscle) development in pigs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Minimization of rate of inbreeding for small populations with overlapping generations
    A K Sonesson
    ID Lelystad, Institute for Animal Science and Health, PO Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genet Res 77:285-92. 2001
    ..For schemes where the oldest animals were selected, delta F increased by 18-52% compared with the proposed method...
  11. ncbi request reprint The adipocyte fatty acid-binding protein locus: characterization and association with intramuscular fat content in pigs
    F Gerbens
    DLO Institute for Animal Science and Health ID DLO, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Mamm Genome 9:1022-6. 1998
    ..A considerable and significant contrast of approximately 1% IMF was observed between certain genotype classes. We conclude that the A-FABP locus is involved in the regulation of intramuscular fat accretion in Duroc pigs...
  12. pmc Multipoint identity-by-descent prediction using dense markers to map quantitative trait loci and estimate effective population size
    Theo H E Meuwissen
    IHA, Norwegian Academy of Life Sciences, 1432 As, Norway
    Genetics 176:2551-60. 2007
    ..The modeling of LD could be extended to estimate other LD-related parameters such as recombination rates...
  13. pmc Mapping of a milk production quantitative trait locus to a 420-kb region on bovine chromosome 6
    Hanne Gro Olsen
    Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Agricultural University of Norway, N 1432 Aas, Norway
    Genetics 169:275-83. 2005
    ..By using radiation hybrid mapping as well as BAC clones, the bovine and human comparative maps in the region are resolved, and the QTL is mapped within a distance of 420 kb...
  14. pmc Mapping multiple QTL using linkage disequilibrium and linkage analysis information and multitrait data
    Theo H E Meuwissen
    Centre for Integrative Genetics CIGENE, Institute of Animal Science, Agricultural University of Norway, Box 5025, As, Norway
    Genet Sel Evol 36:261-79. 2004
    ..However, no indications for a second QTL affecting dairy traits were found on chromosome 14...
  15. pmc Quantitative trait locus-by-environment interaction for milk yield traits on Bos taurus autosome 6
    Marie Lillehammer
    Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, N 1432 As, Norway
    Genetics 179:1539-46. 2008
    ..Two QTL were found to have environmentally dependent effects on milk yield. These QTL were located 3.6 cM upstream and 9.1 cM downstream from ABCG2. No environmentally dependent QTL was found to significantly affect protein or fat yield...
  16. pmc Assessing the contribution of breeds to genetic diversity in conservation schemes
    Herwin Eding
    Institute for Animal Breeding and Genetics, 37075 Gottingen, Germany
    Genet Sel Evol 34:613-33. 2002
    ..Losses in genetic diversity ranged from 2.1% to 4.5% for different subsets relative to the entire set of breeds, while the loss of founder genome equivalents ranged from 22.9% to 39.3%...
  17. pmc A novel method for the estimation of the relative importance of breeds in order to conserve the total genetic variance
    Jörn Bennewitz
    Institute of Animal Breeding and Husbandry, Christian Albrechts Universitat, 24098 Kiel, Germany
    Genet Sel Evol 37:315-37. 2005
    ..Additionally, bootstrap based methods for the estimation of the breed's contribution to the core sets were introduced, substantially improving the accuracy of the contribution estimates...
  18. pmc Fine mapping and physical characterization of two linked quantitative trait loci affecting milk fat yield in dairy cattle on BTA26
    Mathieu Gautier
    Laboratoire de Génétique Biochimique et Cytogénétique, INRA 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    Genetics 172:425-36. 2006
    ..A haplotype comprising the favorable allele at each QTL position appears to be overrepresented in the artificial insemination bull population...
  19. pmc Estimation of breed contributions to present and future genetic diversity of 44 North Eurasian cattle breeds using core set diversity measures
    Jörn Bennewitz
    Institute of Animal Breeding and Husbandry, Christian Albrechts University, 24098 Kiel, Germany
    Genet Sel Evol 38:201-20. 2006
    ..If this loss is to be reduced, it is sufficient to include those three to five breeds with the highest marginal diversity in a conservation scheme...
  20. pmc Fine mapping of multiple QTL using combined linkage and linkage disequilibrium mapping--a comparison of single QTL and multi QTL methods
    Eivind Uleberg
    Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, 1432 As, Norway
    Genet Sel Evol 39:285-99. 2007
    ..The two methods combine well, and together provide a good tool to position single or multiple QTL in practical situations, where the number of QTL and their positions are unknown...
  21. pmc Non-random mating for selection with restricted rates of inbreeding and overlapping generations
    Anna K Sonesson
    Institute for Animal Science and Health ID Lelystad, P O Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
    Genet Sel Evol 34:23-39. 2002
    ..The effect of MC1 decreased for schemes with progeny testing. MC1 mating increased genetic gain from 11-18% for overlapping and 1-4% for discrete generations, when comparing schemes with similar genetic gain and size...
  22. pmc Mapping of a quantitative trait locus for resistance against infectious salmon anaemia in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar): comparing survival analysis with analysis on affected/resistant data
    Thomas Moen
    AKVAFORSK Institute of Aquaculture Research, As, Norway
    BMC Genet 8:53. 2007
    ..e. using time-to-event data), and to compare results using survival analysis with results from analysis on the dichotomous trait 'affected/resistant'...