Genomics research: Prospects for improving livestock productivity
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In this paper genomic research is discussed with regard to prospects for improving livestock productivity. Topics of discussion include, constraints to livestock productivity in developing countries; biotechnology research at ILRI; improvement of rumen fermentation; livestock genetic resources and genetics of disease resistance; animal health improvement by vaccine Development; Developments in genomics research; relevance of T. parva genome sequence for ECF; partnership in sequencing T. parva; and constraints to delivery.