A predictive assessment of genetic correlations between traits in chickens using markers

Published in Genetics Selection Evolution, 2017

Recommended citation: Momen M.,Mehrgardi, Mehrgardi A. A., Sheikhy A., Esmailizadeh A., Fozi M. A.,Kranis A., Valente B. D.,Rosa, Rosa G. J. M., Gianola D. (2017) A predictive assessment of genetic correlations between traits in chickens using markers https://github.com/Mehdimomen/Mehdimomen.github.io/files/Correlation.pdf

Full text is here: **Abstract** The objective of this study was to infer genetic and genomic correlations between three traits measured in broilers by exploring linear combinations of pedigree-based (genealogical) and marker-based relationship matrices. A predictive approach was used to gauge parameter estimates and to provide an empirical test of the extent of genetic association between traits.