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Coefficient of Inbreeding vs. Genetic Diversity Level in Greyhounds


Ann Milligan

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Coefficient of Inbreeding vs. Genetic Diversity Level in Greyhounds-update_2019.pdf

IPFD Board member and veterinarian Barbara Thiel shared an English translation of this article which appeared in The Greyhound Show blog. The article includes a discussion of data available from the MyDogDNA on genetic diversity measurements in greyhounds - greyhound breeders are encouraged to read this document to gain perspective.

Ideas presented on making assessments of genetic diversity are potentially useful considerations applicable to other breeds, i.e. ancestor loss and COI.

 

Related material:

See Brenda's blog:  Genetic Diversity: The Big Picture and Challenging Issues

 

 

 

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