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    • Análisis genético de la raza ovina aranesa con marcadores microsatélite 

      Marmi, J.; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (Universidad de Córdoba Asociación Iberoamericana de Zootecnia, 2007)
      The conservation program of the Aranesa sheep breed, which is carried out by the Departament d"Agricultura, Ramaderia i Pesca of the Generalitat de Catalunya and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, started in the 2004. ...
    • Associations between pig adiponectin (ADIPOQ) genotype and serum lipid levels are modulated by age-specific modifiers 

      Castelló, Anna; Quintanilla Aguado, Raquel; Melo, C.; Gallardo García, David; Zidi, A.; Manunza, Arianna; Noguera Jiménez, José Luis; Tibau, Joan; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Pena i Subirà, Ramona Natacha; Amills i Eras, Marcel (American Society of Animal Science, 2014-12-15)
      The adiponectin (ADIPOQ) locus is a positional and functional candidate gene for 2 porcine chromosome 13 (SSC13) QTL influencing cholesterol (CHOL) and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) concentrations in 190-d-old pigs. By ...
    • Comparison of four European endangered red sheep based on fleece characteristics 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Organització de les Nacions Unides per a l'Agricultura i l'Alimentació (FAO)Cambridge University Press, 2011)
      Patterns of wool variations found in modern sheep breeds may shed some light on the history of circum-Mediterranean migrations, which at present are still largely unknown. In this study, the characteristics of wool from ...
    • El método de Evans & Mcgreevy como herramienta para el estudio aloídico in vivo y post mortem. Una aplicación en caballos 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Veterinaria Organización, 2007)
      There is a lack of an objective method for quantifying equine skull profile.This study proposes a method based on a previous publication by Evans and McGreevy (2006). This method is valid for using on both living and ...
    • Genetic relationships between six eastern Pyrenean sheep breeds assessed using microsatellites 

      Ferrando, Ainhoa; Goyache, Félix; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Carrión, Carlos; Miró, Jordi; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (Espanya), 2014-12-07)
      The knowledge of the genetic composition and relationships among livestock breeds is a necessary step for the implementation of management and conservation plans. This study aims to characterise the genetic diversity and ...
    • Joint QTL mapping and gene expression analysis identify positional candidate genes influencing pork quality traits 

      González Prendes, Rayner; Quintanilla Aguado, Raquel; Cánovas, Angela; Manunza, Arianna; Figueiredo Cardoso, Tainã; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Noguera Jiménez, José Luis; Pena i Subirà, Ramona Natacha; Amills i Eras, Marcel (Nature, 2017)
      Meat quality traits have an increasing importance in the pig industry because of their strong impact on consumer acceptance. Herewith, we have combined phenotypic and microarray expression data to map loci with potential ...
    • Lineal discrimination of horses and mules. A sympatric case from Arauca, Colombia 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Crosby-Granados, René; Bentez-Molano, Jannet; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (MDPI, 2020-04-10)
      This is the first morphological comparative study between local horses and mules from Arauca, Colombia. It was realized to compare morphological traits between both species by analysing 15 adult mules (7 males and 8 females) ...
    • On biometrical aspects of the cephalic anatomy of Xisqueta sheep (Catalunya, Spain) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Sarma, Kamal; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2010-03-24)
      This study, based on a 48 Xisqueta skull samples, gives a statistical insight of the skull shape in this breed. Thirty eight measurements and eight indexes were recorded. The variance structure was done using a Principal ...
    • Sexual Allometric Monomorphism in Araucan Pig from Colombia: Preliminary Results 

      Salamanca-Carreño, Arcesio; Crosby-Granados, René; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Arias-Landazábal, José Norberto; Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel (MDPI, 2020-09-28)
      This study aimed to evaluate the allometric growth of the Araucan pig breed, a creole breed from Arauca, East Colombia, locally known as 'Sabaneros', in relation to different quantitative traits and considering genders ...
    • Study of wool characteristics in the aranese ovine breed 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi; Perezgrovas Garza, Raúl (Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2011)
      To date, no ethnological study on the wool characteristics of the Spanish Aranese ovine breed has been published.Fifty three animals belonging to this breed are tested as fleece samples. Each sample is analyzed for fleece ...
    • The Aura-Campan ovine breed: a reminiscence of merinisation in the Central Pyrenees 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Pérezgrovas, R.; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Veterinaria Organización, 2007)
      Starting from the wool analysis belonging to 9 individuals (7 females and 2 males) of the Aura-Campan ovine breed, different macroscopical and microscopical values are obtained. It is registered a big uniformity of locks ...
    • Zoometric measurements of cephalic conformation in adult bovine males and females (Bos taurus) 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Jordana i Vidal, Jordi (Veterinary Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, 2008)
      A sample of 578 bovine whole, fresh adult skulls (sample of 76 adult males and 502 adult females) belonging to 16 different domestic cattle breeds from Spain and France was examined. The studied breeds descend from different ...