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The characterisation of a longevity QTL in the New Zealand Holstein Friesian population : a thesis presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Masters of Science in Genetics at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
(Massey University, 2002)
A large scale genome scan analysis to identify QTL relevant to commercial dairy cattle in New Zealand was undertaken using 7 large grandsire families. From this experiment a QTL site situated on bovine chromosome 23 (BTA23) ...
Genetic characterisation and transmission cycles of cryptosporidium species isolated in New Zealand : a thesis presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements of the degree of Master of Science in Microbiology at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
(Massey University, 2004)
Sixty-nine years separated the first observation of Cryptosporidium by Tyzzer in 1907 from the realisation in 1976 that this enteric protozoan parasite was pathogenic. It is the third major cause of diarrhoeal disease ...