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Down to the Genes Series

Focus on Genetic Conditions Testing and Genetic Holds

March 15, 2019 Down to the Genes Series ASA
In the last issue of Down to the Genes we defined the genetic conditions tracked in the American Simmental Association’s TraitTrac, and walked readers through using a Punnett Square to assess the likelihood of affected or carrier progeny from carrier parents. This month, we focus on what to do when an animal has a genetic hold, how to order genetic conditions testing, and how to interpret test…