Current Issue
December, 2022

  • Vol. 06 No. 04
Research Article
  • Development of microsatellite marker set for deer individual identification and paternity test

    Ji-Yeong Kim, Eun-Ho Kim, Ho-Chan Kang, Cheol-Hyun Myung, Kwan-Woo Kim, Hyun-Tae Lim


    Deer is mainly raised for the deer velvet antler used as herbal medicine in Korea, but the self-sufficiency rate of deer velvet antlers in Korea is low and there is no systematic ...

  • A study on the conservation status of Korean native chicken populations

    Minjun Kim, Eunjin Cho, Sunghyun Cho, Hyojun Choo, Daehyeok Jin and Jun Heon Lee


    Korean native chicken populations have been raised by private farmers in the Korean Peninsula. Only five chicken populations were restored as pure lines officially and have been conserved ...

Review Article
  • Adaptive evolution of β-defensin gene clusters by gene duplication and loss during environmental changes in mammals

    Mingue Kang and Chankyu Park


    Recent progress in genome projects for diverse species allows understanding of specific differences in genetic information among diverse species. Antimicrobial peptides ...

Research Article
  • Genome-wide association study of reproductive traits of Hanwoo in Gyeongnam province

    Eun Ho Kim, Du Won Sun, Ho Chan Kang, Dae Yong Yang, Cheol Hyun Myung, Ji Yeong Kim, Hyun Tae Lim


    Reproductive trait of cows are important factors affecting pregnancy and calving cycle, and a short calving cycle leads to increase productivity of livestock, so improvement ...

  • Estimation of GEBV and Reliability of Hanwoo Carcass Traits using Bayesian Method

    Sungjin Kim, Ji-Hyun Son, Jung-Jae Lee, Tae-Jeong Choi, Deuk-Min Lee, Jung-Gyu Lee, Hyun-Tae Lim, Yang-Mo Koo


    This study was conducted to use the Bayes approach, which can be applied in various pre-distribution for genomic ...

  • Genetic parameters of muscle fiber traits and association of a novel polymorphism BspCNI MYOG locus in pigs

    Jun-Mo Kim


    The porcine breeding goals are improved lean meat production and meat quality, at the same time. The muscle fiber traits is possible to account for them, because the most of it ...

Review Article
  • Indigenous Chicken Farming in Kenya: A Minireview of Genetic Resource, Production Systems, Constraints, and Opportunities

    John Kariuki Macharia, Elijah Oketch Ogolah, Jean Pierre Munyaneza


    As a larger part of the livestock sector, the poultry farming sub-sector plays a vital role in the Kenyan economy by being a source of food, income, raw materials, and ...

  • Transcriptome profiling and genomic atlas study for endocrine disrupting chemicals in whole body system of animals

    Yejee Park, Min-Jae Jang, and Jun-Mo Kim


    Understanding the biological phenomena encoded through the genome is important. Therefore, it is possible to identify the genes of each organism and infer the characteristics and ...

Research Article
  • Selection of factors influencing calving ease in Korean Holstein cattle

    Mahboob Alam, Jae-Gu Lee, Chang-Gwon Dang, Seung-Soo Lee, Mi Na Park, Sang Min Lee


    Calving ease is an important reproductive trait in dairy production. We investigated the first five parities calving ease (CE) scores and various factors to identify their relationships ...

  • A study on the estimation of Linkage Disequilibrium using SNP(Hanwoo 50K chip) of Hanwoo in Jeollabuk-do

    Ji-suk Yu, Do-Hyun Kim, Hak-kyo Lee, and Jae-Don Oh


    This study was conducted with the Hanwoo SNP chip (50k_v1) analysis to investigate genotypes of SNPs of Hanwoo (Korean native cattle) in Jeollabuk-do and extent of linkage disequilibrium ...

  • Monitoring analysis using paternity test genotype data of commercial Hanwoo herds

    Tungalag Buyanjargal, So-yeon Park, Ji-suk Yu, Hak-kyo Lee, and Jae-don Oh


    In this study, the genetic diversity of the commercial Hanwoo population was monitored through the analysis of genotype information of a total of 33,300 heads. Set1 is ...

  • WGS data-based consensus sequence recovery and visualization using GeneiousPrime®: A technical approach with Ogye Chicken data

    Thisarani Kalhari Ediriweera, and Jun Heon Lee


    Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) provides high throughput sequencing data that reveals the true nature of the complete genome of an individual. The present study has used Ogye chicken ...

  • A comparative study of estimated breeding values with Hanwoo cow using genetic evaluation models

    Dong Jae Lee, Seung Hwan Lee, Duhak Yoon


    This study was conducted to compare the accuracies of estimated breeding value (EBV), genomic estimated breeding value (GEBV) and single-step genomic estimated breeding value ...

  • Analysis of Linkage Disequilibrium and Estimation of Effective Population Size in Hanwoo Cow Population

    Seungwon Oh, Duhak Yoon


    This study analyzed linkage disequilibrium (LD) and effective population size (Ne) to understand structural characteristics such as genetic diversity and historical events of ...