• Microsatellite, blood group and transferrin protein diversity of Estonian dairy cattle breeds 

      Värv, Sirje; Kantanen, Juha; Viinalass, Haldja
      Agricultural and Food Science : 4 (MTT Agrifood Research FinlandThe Scientific Agricultural Society of Finland, 2010)
      This study investigates genetic diversity within and among three Estonian dairy cattle breeds (Estonian Native, Estonian Red and Estonian Holstein). A total of 36 markers (25 microsatellites, 10 blood group systems and ...
    • Molecular genetic variation in sheep of the central Volga area inhabited by Finno-Ugric peoples 

      Tapio, Miika; Ozerov, Mikhail; Viinalass, Haldja; Kiseliova, Tatyana; Kantanen, Juha
      Agricultural and Food Science : 2 (MTT Agrifood Research FinlandThe Scientific Agricultural Society of Finland, 2007)
      Based on morphology, native northern European sheep breeds belong to the short tailed type, of which the Romanov is the only native example still distributed in northwest Russia. Besides this, there exist local sheep ...