Genetics Area Program electronic theses and dissertations (MU)
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Comparison of methods for partitioning training and validation populations to optimize prediction accuracy and enable across-breed genomic selection in beef cattle (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)Across-breed genomic selection practices have the potential to revolutionize national genetic evaluation systems in the United States by including commercial cattle and increasing prediction power for hybrid animals. We ...