Selective Advances in Cattle Breeding _ Adventures in Ge


The world population is continuously growing. As the second largest producer and largest exporter of beef in the world, Brazil has an important role in feeding such a population. Jacques and Irene from our Scientific Affairs team met with José Fernando Garcia, Professor of Genomics at Sao Paulo State University, and other advocates of the use of genomic selection. Hear their thoughts on how to improve zebu breeding in Brazil while reducing the environmental impact. Subscribe to Illumina: Links: José Fernando Garcia at Universidade Estadual Paulista Universidad Estadual Paulista!/eng Fazenda Mundo Novo: Associação Nacional dos Criadores e Pesquisadores (ANCP) Associação Brasileira dos Criadores de Zebu (ABCZ) For more information on applications in bovine genetics: For more information on genomic selection in agriculture: For more info on applications in other areas See all our Adventures in Genomics videos: A global genomics leader, Illumina provides comprehensive next-generation sequencing solutions to the research, clinical, and applied markets. Illumina technology is responsible for generating more than 90% of the world’s sequencing data.* Through collaborative innovation, Illumina is fueling groundbreaking advancements in oncology, reproductive health, genetic disease, microbiology, agriculture, forensic science, and beyond. *Data calculations on file. Illumina, Inc., 2015. Subscribe to the Illumina video channel View customer spotlight videos View Illumina webinars View Illumina product videos View Illumina support videos