David's current research is focused on developing enhanced evaluation of reproduction traits enabling genomic selection that will drive increase rates of genetic improvement, particularly in tropically adapted breeds.
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Bruce has been involved with BREEDPLAN for many years and is in the final stages of the 'single step'.
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Statistical methodology in livestock improvement, especially variance component estimation. See http://didgeridoo.une.edu.au/km/homepage.php for details.
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Steve leads the R&D in breeding objectives and selection indexes for beef cattle. A key development of his work is the BreedObject technology.
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Kim works on breeding program design, factors affecting mortality as well as reproduction and maternal performance.
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Vincent develops software for estimation and prediction with genomic data.
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Natalie is a computational biologist beginning a career in animal genetics, involved in improving the Horn/Poll test and genetic contribution programs.
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Tony works in the area of mixed model estimation and prediction for beef cattle traits and the implementation of this research into the national genetic evaluation scheme BREEDPLAN.
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Gilbert is involved in the research and development of BREEDPLAN for beef cattle genetic evaluation in Australia and overseas.
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Sam is part of the team which maintains the genetic evaluation of beef cattle within Breedplan. His role incorporates routine estimation of genetic parameters and development and inclusion of new traits.
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Brad is responsible for the R&D in breeding objectives and selection indexes for beef cattle including the continued development and support of industry application of the BreedObject technology.
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Matt works on Beef cattle genetic evaluation, looking at feed efficiency and its inclusion in selection programs, as well as real time ultrasound scanning for carcass and fertility traits in live cattle and sheep.
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Yuandan works on genomic selection and whole genome association study in livestock (mainly in beef cattle), and genetic evaluation on carcass quality for Australian Wagyu beef.
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