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Evan Durland

I am a scientist with the Breeding and Genetics group in Ås. I have worked in aquaculture since 2004, and gained a broad experience ranging from growing catfish, shrimp and…

Torstein Tengs

Originally a lab person, I have slowly transitioned into bioinformatics. I mainly work on next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. I have a broad background both from the US (University of Maryland,…

Gareth Frank Difford

My main competency is in the field of phenomics, where the goal is to take measurement methods from technology readiness zero up to industry implementation in selection indices and breeding…

Anne Helena Kettunen

I have MSc degree from the University of Helsinki, majoring in animal breeding. After graduation I worked as a research scientist at MTT (currently Luke) with both development of models…

Muhammad Luqman Aslam

I completed my PhD from Wagneingen University, the Netherlands with dissertation entitled “Genetic control and variation in turkey: molecular insights in selection”. After PhD I did two postdocs, one from…

Siri Storteig Horn

I do research on genetic aspects of traits like lipid metabolism, omega-3 fatty acids and fat content of muscle and liver in fish. This work involves estimations of heritability and…

Marie Lillehammer

I work as a post doc, where I study how genomic selection can be implemented in the breeding programmes for salmon, pig and dairy cattle. The project is in collaboration…

Anna Kristina Sonesson

I work with the design of breeding schemes, including marker-assisted and genomic selection schemes, and with QTL mapping. I also work with the management of genetic variation, i.e. managing inbreeding,…