chapter  14
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Genetic Technologies in Cow–Calf Operations

Genes and Maps ....................................................................................................179 DNA Collection .....................................................................................................183 Current Uses of Genetic Technologies..................................................................183 Marker-Assisted Selection.....................................................................................186 Future Technologies...............................................................................................188 Bioinformatics and Comparative Genomics .........................................................189 Microarray Technology and Expression Analysis ................................................190 Current Status of Commercial Genomic Technologies ........................................190 References..............................................................................................................192