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Title Livestock / Committee on Managing Global Genetic Resources: Agricultural Imperatives, Board on Agriculture, National Research Council
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1993


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 276 pages) : illustrations
Series Managing global genetic resources
Managing global genetic resources.
Contents Need to conserve livestock genetic resources -- Essential conservation considerations -- Measurement and use of genetic variation -- New technology and its impact on conservation -- National programs -- International programs and a global mechanism -- Global status of livestock and poultry species -- Embryo transfer: an assessment of the risks of disease transmission -- Animal genetic resources: sperm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Livestock -- Germplasm resources.
Genetic load.
Conservation of natural resources.
Environmental protection
Animals, Domestic -- genetics
Gene Pool
Conservation of Natural Resources
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Animal Husbandry.
Genetic load
Conservation of natural resources
Livestock -- Germplasm resources
Form Electronic book
Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Managing Global Genetic Resources: Agricultural Imperatives.
ISBN 0585153965