Genus ABS is on the cutting edge of technology, with ABS first implementing DNA marker selection in 1996. Our sister company PIC has more than 15 years experience with genomics and we have 20 Ph.D Geneticists on staff leveraging knowledge across both PIC and Genus ABS. Throughout the company, we are making a greater research investment in Genomics than other AI companies.
What are Genomic Evaluations?
Illumina Bovine SNP50 Chip used on males only.
Genomics helps in 3 main ways
ABS INDIA is the first genetics company having introduced genomic testing for the evaluation of bulls. These bulls have been born out of embryos sourced from North America. These bulls have subsequently been genomic tested and only bulls with positive traits are inducted in semen production.