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The Iron-horse in pedigree analysis

Genotype pedigrees are a story of what can be. Architecture for foundation.

Bloodlines which ‘polish’ the blood, configure & reconfigure the pedigree.

I went through an exercise on self owned horse – she, purchased with a small budget but showing an exceptional elite line as was researched and asleep ‘ancestrally’. 246 more words

Pedigree Research

Jammin' with Jameka


2015 VRC Oaks (AUS-G1,3yoF,2500m,Flemington)
2016 MRC Caulfield Cup (AUS-G1,2400m,Caulfield)
2015 Moonee Valley Vase (AUS-G2,3yo,2040m,Moonee Valley)
2015 VRC Sire’s Produce Stakes (AUS-G2,2yo,1400m,Flemington)
2016 MRC Naturalism Stakes (AUS-G3,2000m,Caulfield) 1,073 more words
Pedigree Research

Dominance (Genetics)

A dominant gene, or allele, simply means a gene that alters the phenotype in such a way that it masks the effects of another gene from the same locus. 339 more words

Gene Expression

Genetic Engineering

Genetic engineering is “the deliberate modification of the characteristics of an organism by manipulating its genetic material.” In other words, it is now possible to alter the phenotype of an organism by changing its genetic code. 298 more words

Gene Expression


Epigenetics is the study of external modifications to the genetic code, as well as their impacts and affects. It is “the study of changes in organisms caused by modification of gene expression rather than alteration of the genetic code itself.” 407 more words

Gene Expression

Genetic Diversity: Linebreeding vs Inbreeding

So, now that we’re back home and settling in, I was checking over FB. Sarah, who is in some of my groups, had done a computer simulation on genetic diversity. 453 more words


DON’T BE SELFISH, LET GO: In honor of Sickle Cell Month. The concluding part.

Welcome back to the concluding part of this two part post. I am sure you enjoyed the last one and I hope you were educated. However, if you’re still harboring doubts, let me tell you a story that tosh.  1,079 more words