Valentina Riggio

Summary

Affiliation: University of Palermo
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc An initial comparative map of copy number variations in the goat (Capra hircus) genome
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genomics 11:639. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Parameters for milk somatic cell score and relationships with production traits in primiparous dairy sheep
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 90:1998-2003. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Genetic parameters for early lamb survival and growth in Scottish Blackface sheep
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Anim Sci 86:1758-64. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Effect of somatic cell count level on functional longevity in Valle del Belice dairy sheep assessed using survival analysis
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento SEnFiMiZo, Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 92:6160-6. 2009
  5. pmc Genetic parameters for somatic cell score according to udder infection status in Valle del Belice dairy sheep and impact of imperfect diagnosis of infection
    Valentina Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Genet Sel Evol 42:30. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Receiver-operating characteristic curves for somatic cell scores and California mastitis test in Valle del Belice dairy sheep
    Valentina Riggio
    DEMETRA Department, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    Vet J 196:528-32. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of β-defensin genes in Valle del Belice dairy sheep
    Giuseppina Monteleone
    Dipartimento DEMETRA Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    Mol Biol Rep 38:5405-12. 2011

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Publications7

  1. pmc An initial comparative map of copy number variations in the goat (Capra hircus) genome
    Luca Fontanesi
    DIPROVAL, Sezione di Allevamenti Zootecnici, University of Bologna, Via F lli Rosselli 107, 42123 Reggio Emilia, Italy
    BMC Genomics 11:639. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Parameters for milk somatic cell score and relationships with production traits in primiparous dairy sheep
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 90:1998-2003. 2007
    ..16 to 0.31. The results showed that SCS is a heritable trait in Valle del Belice sheep and that single-trait selection for increased milk production will also increase SCS...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic parameters for early lamb survival and growth in Scottish Blackface sheep
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Anim Sci 86:1758-64. 2008
    ..04 to 0.54), so there was no antagonism between these traits. Therefore, it is possible to simultaneously improve both survival and live BW in a breeding program for this breed...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of somatic cell count level on functional longevity in Valle del Belice dairy sheep assessed using survival analysis
    V Riggio
    Dipartimento SEnFiMiZo, Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Dairy Sci 92:6160-6. 2009
    ..The flock-year-season effect explained 19% of the variation on the logarithmic scale and 27% of the variation on the real scale...
  5. pmc Genetic parameters for somatic cell score according to udder infection status in Valle del Belice dairy sheep and impact of imperfect diagnosis of infection
    Valentina Riggio
    Dipartimento S En Fi Mi Zo Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Genet Sel Evol 42:30. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Receiver-operating characteristic curves for somatic cell scores and California mastitis test in Valle del Belice dairy sheep
    Valentina Riggio
    DEMETRA Department, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    Vet J 196:528-32. 2013
    ..5%, 72.6% and 91.0% of infected udders in the samples. The CMT appeared only to discriminate udders infected with major pathogens. In this population, SCS appeared to be the best indirect test of the bacteriological status of the udder...
  7. doi request reprint Polymorphisms of β-defensin genes in Valle del Belice dairy sheep
    Giuseppina Monteleone
    Dipartimento DEMETRA Sezione Produzioni Animali, Universita di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze Parco d Orleans, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    Mol Biol Rep 38:5405-12. 2011
    ..Moreover, we demonstrated that SBD2 mutant sequence shows changes in mRNA secondary structure. These results suggest that identified SNPs could play a role in the modulation of the immune response...