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Galopin...New Research, and a possible answer to an old question....

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 8:11 AM

The summer of 2017 saw the publication of a scientific paper titled "Y Chromosome Uncovers the Recent Oriental Origin of Modern Stallions" with the outcomes found in this paper covered by Eric Mitchell in the Blood Horse that year. The paper at the time, while generally a broad discussion about the origins of the equine breed, did raise some questions about our... Read More...

Written by Byron Rogers | May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Biomechanics, Performance Take Spotlight at Conference

Thursday, September 01, 2011 11:45 AM

In addition to internationally known speakers on Thoroughbred pedigrees and genetics , next week's 2011 Thoroughbred Pedigree, Genetics & Performance Conference will feature experts on equine physiology and biomechanics, and how these elements relate to performance. The conference will be held at the Marriott Griffin Gate hotel in Lexington, Ky., September 7... Read More...

Written by Ian Tapp | Sep 01, 2011 | 3 Comments

Genetics Will Be Hot Topic at Conference

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 3:15 PM

With the 2011 Thoroughbred Pedigree, Genetics & Performance Conference just over a week away, the excitement is building for what looks to be a highly educational two-day summit. It will be held at the Marriott Griffin Gate hotel in Lexington, Ky., September 7-8. Scene at last year's panel discussion Last year's event (then a single-day format) was heavy on genetics... Read More...

Written by Ian Tapp | Aug 30, 2011 | 4 Comments

The Genetics of Nicking

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 10:00 AM

I have just finished reading Thoroughbred Breeding: Pedigree Theories and the Science of Genetics by Dr. Matthew Binns and Mr. Tony Morris, and it is a thoroughly interesting and worthwhile read. I can recommend it for anyone involved in breeding racehorses (see it at Amazon.com ). The book covers a large range of topics within Thoroughbred breeding as it relates... Read More...

Written by Byron Rogers | Nov 30, 2010 | 14 Comments