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


In this page are collected the newsletter of the GEN2PHEN project, listed below, and some of the indexed publications produced in the project.

  1. Newsletter n° 1
  2. Newsletter n° 2


  • Capomaccio S1, Milanesi M1, Bomba L1, Vajana E1, Ajmone-Marsan P1. MUGBAS: a species free gene-based programme suite for post-GWAS analysis. Bioinformatics. 2015 Jul 15;31(14):2380-1. PMID: 25765345.

  • Sgorlon S1, Fanzago M2, Guiatti D3, Gabai G4, Stradaioli G5, Stefanon B6. Factors affecting milk cortisol in mid lactating dairy cows. BMC Vet Res. 2015 Oct 12;11:259. PMID: 26459289.

  • Sandri M1, Stefanon B2, Loor JJ3. Transcriptome profiles of whole blood in Italian Holstein and Italian Simmental lactating cows diverging for genetic merit for milk protein. J Dairy Sci. 2015 Sep;98(9):6119-27. PMID: 26142863.

  • Colitti M1, Loor JJ2, Stefanon B3. Expression of NGF, BDNF and their receptors in subcutaneous adipose tissue of lactating cows. Res Vet Sci. 2015 Oct;102:196-9. PMID: 26412543.