Genetic Correlations and Antagonisms

Genetic Correlations and Antagonisms

Jared Decker

A Steak in Genomics™

Knowledge of which traits are antagonistic can be utilized to manage the impact of selection decisions on other correlated traits.  However, it is important to remember that although genetic correlations can sometimes create the need to exercise more care in selection to alleviate unintended consequences, these correlations can sometimes be utilized to our benefit.

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