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Breeding Medicine & Life Sciences
Swine Medicine & Life Sciences
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Medicine & Life Sciences
swine Agriculture & Biology
Milk Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
genomics Agriculture & Biology
breeding Agriculture & Biology

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Fatma Akin

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Danielle Arts

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John Bastiaansen

Person: Academic


Research Output 1976 2019

A genome-wide association study for susceptibility and infectivity of Holstein Friesian dairy cattle to digital dermatitis

Biemans, F., de Jong, M. C. M. & Bijma, P., Jul 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 7, p. 6248-6262

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Digital Dermatitis
Genome-Wide Association Study
dairy cattle
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
1 Citation (Scopus)

Alternation of nest visits varies with experimentally manipulated workload in brood-provisioning great tits

Baldan, D., Curk, T., Hinde, C. A. & Lessells, C. M., Oct 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 156, p. 139-146

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

brood size
Parus major
parental care

A mechanistic model for studying the initiation of anguillid vitellogenesis by comparing the European eel (Anguilla anguilla) and the shortfinned eel (A. australis)

Jéhannet, P., Kruijt, L., Damsteegt, E. L., Swinkels, W., Heinsbroek, L. T. N., Lokman, P. M. & Palstra, A. P., 20 Feb 2019, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 279, p. 129-138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Anguilla anguilla
mechanistic models

Projects 1997 2019


Affymetrix SNP array data for wild Dutch great tits (Parus major)

da Silva, V. (Creator), Laine, V. N. (Creator), Bosse, M. (Creator), van Oers, K. (Creator), Dibbits, B. (Creator), Visser, M. (Creator), Crooijmans, R. (Creator), Groenen, M. (Creator), NIOO-KNAW, 19 Feb 2018


Replicated high-density genetic maps of two great tit populations reveal fine-scale genomic departures from sex-equal recombination rates

van Oers, K. (Creator), Santure, A. W. (Creator), de Cauwer, I. (Creator), van Bers, N. E. M. (Creator), Crooijmans, R. (Creator), Sheldon, B. C. (Creator), Visser, M. (Creator), Slate, J. (Creator), Groenen, M. (Creator), Wageningen UR, 24 Sep 2013


Activities 1996 2019

Quantitative genetics of infectious diseases: integrating Indirect Genetic Effect models with diseases transmission models

P. Bijma (Lecturer)
9 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Gegevensverzameling kuikens die afwijken van de standaard

A.H. Hoving (Speaker), R.P.M.A. Crooijmans (Speaker)
12 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Variance of body weight deviations as a resilience indicator in chickens

T.V.L. Berghof (Speaker), H. Bovenhuis (Contributor), J.A.J. Arts (Contributor), Francois Karangali (Contributor), J.J. van der Poel (Contributor), H.K. Parmentier (Contributor), H.A. Mulder (Contributor)
8 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Red LED streetlights make UK road bat-friendly

Jip Ramakers, Kimberley Ferguson, Elmar Veenendaal & Marcel Visser


2 items of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

'WUR-bijen niet resistent tegen varroa'

Pim Brascamp & Tjeerd Blacquiere


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment