Republic of Poland

Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding

Major research areas

  • Bioengineering – utilizing results of molecular biology for improvement of genetic structure of breeding animals.
  • Improvement of breeding value – methods, assessment and selection of livestock
  • Creative approach to breeding a meat pigeon synthetic lineage
  • Detection of polymorphism of milk protein genes, responsible for its processing value in cattle and goats
  • Minimising of negative effects of polluted environment on cattle reproduction and milking capacity
  • Genetic structure of Lower Silesian cattle population
  • Production outcome of animals resulting from embryo transfer
  • Analysis of gene fund of selected breeds of cattle, goats and pigs in Poland and Czech Republic
  • Optimisation of breeding programmes
  • Fur colour heredity in fur animals