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Don’t get sheepish: U of I researcher to lead genome project (access required)

A new research project could help Idaho sheep farmers breed and raise the most genetically efficient sheep for various markets. By trying to identify genetic indicators in DNA that control breeding, milking, wool production, climate adaptivity, disease resistance and other traits, Brenda Murdoch hopes to help sheep producers predict how each sheep in their flock will ...

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