Dog and Human Genetics: Similarity and Difference

Published on July 26, 2022

Your pup may be your “fur baby,” but how similar are you genetically? You may…

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Interpreting Breed-Specific Risk of Genetic Disease

Published on November 17, 2021

Most health outcomes in dogs and humans are caused by a combination of environmental and…

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Relative height survey results, charted

Using Genetics to Predict Physical Traits

Published on November 12, 2021

Seeing through DNA Although the genome is vast and largely unexplored, we know a great…

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Demystifying Inbreeding

Published on July 29, 2021

Most of us first learned about inbreeding in a high school history class. You remember…

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Making Sense of Genomic Sequence Data

Published on July 14, 2021

From tall, lanky deerhounds to short, stocky terriers, dogs come in all shapes, sizes, and…

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