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A few examples of our scientific results

@ Alicia Jacques

Reintroduction of genetic diversity in populations from frozen semen: The case of Abondance, a local French dairy cattle breed

Genetic diversity is the genetic variability between individuals in the same population or between populations. In the case of livestock, breeds are...
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@ Alejandro Cabezas-Cruz

Avian Malaria Modulate Gut Microbiome in Canaries

Parasites are known to influence various aspects of their host biology. Recent evidence shows that host microbiome modulation by infection is one of...
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Figure 1 Categorization of Europe into regions. European countries are categorized into five European regions: Western (blue), Northern (white), Eastern (green), Southeastern (yellow), and Southwestern (red). Generated from:, accessed on 18 August 2022.

A systematic review and prevalence modeling of Toxoplasma gondii as a function of age in cattle, ild animals and felines in Europe

A sytematic review of the litterature was done by a team of 20 scientists from 13 European countries using the on-line free tool, Cadima, containing...
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Genome-wide association study and genomic prediction of tolerance to acute hypoxia in rainbow trout.

Fish are exposed to large variations in the concentration of oxygen in their aquatic environment. When oxygen is depleted in relation to what is...
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INRAE. Marie-Christine Lhopital, Race bovine limousine au coeur des Monts du Lyonnais (Sourcieux les Mines, Rhone)

The MYH3 gene, coding for an embryonic myosin, is mutated in a recessive form of cleft palate in Limousin cattle

Among the anomalies reported to the Observatoire National des Anomalies Bovines (ONAB,, a form of cleft palate emerged in 2012 in...
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CC Pikist

A promising therapeutic strategy for COVID-19: antisense oligonucleotide technology.

The current COVID-19 pandemic continues to require new and effective therapeutic strategies. We explored antisense therapy using oligonucleotides...
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@INRAE Bertrand Nicolas

Genetics for sustainable aquaculture: a review of 20 years of rainbow trout breeding

While fishing has reached its limits, the demand for fish is increasing every year. In this context, aquaculture constitutes an alternative, provided...
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INRAE @ N. Beaujean

Major transcriptomic, epigenetic and metabolic changes underlie the pluripotency continuum in the rabbit

Since 2008, researchers from the Biology of Reproduction, Environment, Epigenetics and Development Unit (UMR1198 BREED) have been collaborating with...
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INRAE @ C. Robert

Endurance: the horse's microbiota enters the race

The science of microbiota is not limited to humans. It applies to many animals, including endurance horses. Although their microbiota influences...
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@B. Nicolas INRAE

A new biotechnology effective in blocking the multiplication of SARS-CoV-2

More than 600 million people have been infected with SARS-CoV-2 since 2020. Vaccines limit severe forms of the disease but do not block the spread of...
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