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SEMINAR: genomic prediction in plant breeding programs:

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Today's date is Wednesday, August 05, 2020
genomic prediction in plant breeding programs: : estimating heritability and predictive accuracy of genomic prediction in plant breeding programs Other events...
Heritability is often used by plant breeders and geneticists as a measure of a trialís precision, or the precision of a series of trials. For computing its main use is the response to selection.

Most formulas proposed for calculating heritability implicitly assume balanced data and independent genotypic effects. While both of these assumptions are often violated in plant breeding trials, equations assuming balanced data are still in common usage.

This talk reviews various approaches to assessing heritability and derived quantities for unbalanced plant breeding trial data. Furthermore, Professor Piepho will also discuss the related problem of assessing predictive accuracy in genomic selection.
Speaker(s) Professor Hans-Peter Piepho
Location Ag Lecture Theatre (G.013, Agriculture North Wing)
Contact Ully Fritsch <[email protected]> : 6488 4717
URL https://www.ioa.uwa.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/2450148/Seminar-H-P-Piepho-flyer.pdf
Start Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:00
End Wed, 27 Nov 2013 18:00
Submitted by Ully Fritsch <[email protected]>
Last Updated Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:09
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