Gen2Phen

Investigation of the genetic basis of novel phenotypes linked to welfare, sustainability and efficiency in dairy cattle

11 October 2013
by Gen2PhenStaff
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Winter School First Announcement

GEN2PHEN Winter School 2014

Precision farming for the sustainability of dairy cattle production

3-7 February 2014, Piacenza, Italy

We have the pleasure to announce the Winter School “Precision farming for the sustainability of dairy cattle production”. The school will be held at the “Residenza Gasparini” of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, in Piacenza, Italy from Monday 3rd to Friday 7th February 2014.

The Winter School is organized in the framework of the project  “Investigation of the genetic basis of novel phenotypes linked to welfare, sustainability and efficiency in dairy cattle – GEN2PHEN”.
Lectures will be given by an international team of experts that will describe and discuss advances in phenotyping methods, –omic technologies and bioinformatics applied to the investigation of dairy cow feed efficiency, environmental impact, interaction between microbes and the gut and stress driven metabolic diseases.

Program details, forms for applications and information about fees, grants and lodging opportunities will be soon posted online at the address www.gen2phen.it/events/winterschool2014.

Join us in Piacenza, at the GEN2PHEN Winter School 2014!

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22 April 2013
by Gen2PhenStaff
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Welcome to the Gen2Phen website

Welcome to the official site of Gen2Phen, a research project funded by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) inside the funding grant scheme named PRIN 2011.

The Project is briefly described in this page.

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