Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics

(The TQCC of Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics is 3. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Weighted single‐step genome‐wide association study and pathway analyses for feed efficiency traits in Nellore cattle33
Fine‐scale estimation of inbreeding rates, runs of homozygosity and genome‐wide heterozygosity levels in the Mangalarga Marchador horse breed32
Validation of single‐step GBLUP genomic predictions from threshold models using the linear regression method: An application in chicken mortality28
Genome‐wide association studies of preweaning growth and in vivo carcass composition traits in Esme sheep25
Microbiability of meat quality and carcass composition traits in swine22
Maternal effect on body measurement and meat production traits in purebred Duroc pigs20
Genetic relationships between feed efficiency and gut microbiome in pig lines selected for residual feed intake19
Polymorphisms in ovine ME1 and CA1 genes and their association with feed efficiency in Hu sheep18
Cross‐validation of best linear unbiased predictions of breeding values using an efficient leave‐one‐out strategy17
Genetics of digestive efficiency in growing pigs fed a conventional or a high‐fibre diet17
Genome‐wide analysis of homozygosity regions in european simmental bulls17
Whole genome analyses revealed genomic difference between European taurine and East Asian taurine16
Genetic parameter estimation and gene association analyses for meat quality traits in open‐air free‐range Iberian pigs15
Development of a genomic tool for breed assignment by comparison of different classification models: Application to three local cattle breeds15
Application of ensemble learning to genomic selection in chinese simmental beef cattle13
Genome‐wide association study and pathway analysis for fat deposition traits in nellore cattle raised in pasture–based systems13
Diversity analysis, runs of homozygosity and genomic inbreeding reveal recent selection in Blanco Orejinegro cattle12
Genomic prediction of growth traits for pigs in the presence of genotype by environment interactions using single‐step genomic reaction norm model12
Functional characterization of Copy Number Variations regions in Djallonké sheep10
500 years of breeding in the Carthusian Strain of Pura Raza Español horse: An evolutional analysis using genealogical and genomic data10
The scientific development that we need in the animal breeding industry10
Comparative evaluation of growth performance, carcass characteristics and timed series gene expression profile of GH and IGF‐1 in two Egyptian indigenous chicken breeds versus Rhode Isla10
An association of CEP78, MEF2C, VPS13A and ARRDC3 genes with survivability to heat stress in an F2 chicken population10
Experimental validation of genetic selection for resistance against Streptococcus agalactiae via different routes of infection in the commercial Nile tilapia breeding programme10
The role of agro‐ecological factors and transboundary transhumance in shaping the genetic diversity in four indigenous cattle populations of Benin9
A selection signatures study among Middle Eastern and European sheep breeds9
Genome‐wide association studies for egg quality traits in White Leghorn layers using low‐pass sequencing and SNP chip data9
CNV detection and their association with growth, efficiency and carcass traits in Santa Inês sheep9
Integrative analysis of genome‐wide DNA methylation and gene expression profiles reveals important epigenetic genes related to milk production traits in dairy cattle9
Estimation of genetic parameters for body areas in Nile tilapia measured by digital image analysis9
Genetic parameters for milk yield and quality traits of Brazilian Holstein cows as a function of temperature and humidity index9
Unravelling the effect of environment on the genome of Sarda breed ewes using Runs of Homozygosity8
A unifying concept of animal breeding programmes8
Phenotypic and genetic diversity of domestic yak (Bos grunniens) in high‐altitude rangelands of Gilgit‐Baltistan, Pakistan7
Evidence for recombination variability in purebred swine populations7
Population structure, inbreeding and admixture in local cattle populations managed by community‐based breeding programs in Burkina Faso7
Random regression test‐day models to describe milk production and fatty acid traits in first lactation Walloon Holstein cows7
Genomic analysis of gaits and racing performance of the French trotter7
Effects of parent‐of‐origin models with different pedigree information on beef carcass traits and fatty acid composition in Japanese Black cattle7
Avoiding preselection bias in subsequent single‐step genomic BLUP evaluations of genomically preselected animals7
Estimation of breeding value and accuracy using pedigree and genotype of Hanwoo cows (Korean cattle)7
Performance of using opposing homozygotes for paternity testing in Japanese Black cattle7
Across‐country genomic predictions in Norwegian and New Zealand Composite sheep populations with similar development history7
Genomic prediction in a numerically small breed population using prioritized genetic markers from whole‐genome sequence data7
Genome‐wide association studies for additive and dominance effects for body composition traits in commercial crossbred Piétrain pigs7
Assessing the potential of improving growth and survival to the eyed stage in selectively bred Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus)7
Genome‐wide survey on three local horse populations with a focus on runs of homozygosity pattern7
Applying an association weight matrix in weighted genomic prediction of boar taint compounds6
Genomic integration to identify molecular biomarkers associated with indicator traits of gastrointestinal nematode resistance in sheep6
Impact of selection for birth weight variability on reproductive longevity: A mice model6
Genetic parameters estimation and genome‐wide association studies for internal organ traits in an F2 chicken population5
Detection of genomic regions underlying milk production traits in Valle del Belice dairy sheep using regional heritability mapping5
Consequences of incorrect genetic parameter estimates for single‐trait and multi‐trait genetic evaluations in honeybees5
Herd solutions from genetic evaluations can be used as a tool to rescale the expected expression of genetic potential in cattle5
Influence of maternal and additive genetic effects on lamb survival in Harnali sheep5
Principal components for morphometric traits in Campolina horses5
Signatures of selection are present in the genome of two close autochthonous cattle breeds raised in the North of Italy and mainly distinguished for their coat colours5
Breeding strategies for improving smallholder dairy cattle productivity in Sub‐Saharan Africa5
Estimates of (co)variance components and phenotypic and genetic parameters of growth traits and wool traits in Alpine Merino sheep5
Economic values for production, fertility and mastitis traits for temperate dairy cattle breeds in tropical Sri Lanka4
Economic values of reproductive, growth, feed efficiency and carcass traits in Nellore cattle4
Phenotypic and genetic correlations of beef replacement heifer feeding behaviour, feed intake and feed efficiency with cow performance and lifetime productivity4
Estimation of breeding value, genetic parameters and maternal effects of economic traits in rural male parent line chicken using pedigree relationships in an animal model4
Networks of inbreeding coefficients in a selected population of rabbits4
Possible effects of the MC4RAsp298Asn polymorphism on pig production traits under ad libitum versus restricted feeding4
Genomic analysis reveals a KIT‐related chromosomal translocation associated with the white coat phenotype in yak4
Consequences of specialized breeding in the Swedish Warmblood horse population4
Genomic diversity and breed composition of Vietnamese smallholder dairy cows4
Predictive assessment of single‐step BLUP with linear and non‐linear similarity RKHS kernels: A case study in chickens4
Genetic parameter estimation for pork production and litter performance traits of Landrace, Large White, and Duroc pigs in Japan4
Across‐country genetic evaluation of meat sheep from Ireland and the United Kingdom3
Single‐step genomic evaluation of Russian dairy cattle using internal and external information3
Estimating inbreeding rate and effective population size in the Finnish Ayrshire population in the era of genomic selection3
SNP‐ and haplotype‐based single‐step genomic predictions for body weight, wool, and reproductive traits in North American Rambouillet sheep3
Estimation of genetic parameters for important traits using a multi‐trait model in late‐feathering Qingyuan partridge hens in China3
A breeding program for Nile tilapia in Brazil: Results from nine generations of selection to increase the growth rate in cages3
Fitting random regression models with Legendre polynomial and B‐spline to model the lactation curve for Indian dairy goat of semi‐arid tropic3
Estimates of genetic and phenotypic parameters for feeding behaviour and feed efficiency‐related traits in Nelore cattle3
Multiple‐trait and structural equation modelling approaches to infer genetic relationships between tail length and weight traits in Merinoland sheep3
Accounting for genetic architecture for body weight improves accuracy of predicting breeding values in a commercial line of broilers3
Estimates of genetic parameters for linear body measurements and prediction of body weight in goat3
Genetic parameters in traits of productive importance in lines of Bombyx mori L.3
Genetic parameters for canalization analysis of morphological traits in the Pura Raza Español horse3
Investigation of β‐hydroxybutyrate in early lactation of Simmental cows: Genetic parameters and genomic predictions3
Selection in the Finnhorse, a native all‐around horse breed3
Genetic parameters and direct and maternal effects for important traits in late‐feathering Qingyuan partridge hens in China3
Genome‐wide scan for selective sweeps identifies novel loci associated with resistance to mastitis in German Holstein cattle3
Genetics of tolerance to heat stress in milk yield of dairy buffaloes assessed by a reaction norm model3
Genomic prediction for latent variables related to milk fatty acid composition in Holstein, Simmental and Brown Swiss dairy cattle breeds3