VarGoats Consortium Preprints

VarGoats Consortium Publications

Runs of homozygosity in Swiss goats reveal genetic changes associated with domestication and modern selection .
Signer-Hasler, H., Henkel, J., Bangerter, E., Bulut, Z., Drögemüller, C., Leeb, T., & Flury, C. (2022).
Genetics Selection Evolution, 54(1). doi: 10.1186/s12711-022-00695-w.

VarGoats project: a dataset of 1159 whole-genome sequences to dissect Capra hircus global diversity .
Denoyelle, L., Talouarn, E., Bardou, P., Colli, L., Alberti, A., Danchin, C., del Corvo, M., Engelen, S., Orvain, C., Palhière, I., Rupp, R., Sarry, J., Salavati, M., Amills, M., Clark, E., Crepaldi, P., Faraut, T., Masiga, C. W., Pompanon, F., Rosen, B. D., Stella, A., van Tassell, C. P., Tosser-Klopp, G. & The VarGoats Consortium. (2021).
Genetics Selection Evolution, 53(1). doi: 10.1186/s12711-021-00659-6.

Detection of copy number variants in African goats using whole genome sequence data .
Nandolo, W., Mészáros, G., Wurzinger, M., Banda, L. J., Gondwe, T. N., Mulindwa, H. A., Nakimbugwe, H. N., Clark, E. L., Woodward-Greene, M. J., Liu, M., Liu, G. E., van Tassell, C. P., Rosen, B. D., & Sölkner, J. (2021).
BMC Genomics, 22(1). doi: 10.1186/s12864-021-07703-1.

Genome wide association analysis on semen volume and milk yield using different strategies of imputation to whole genome sequence in French dairy goats .
Talouarn, E., Bardou, P., Palhière, I., Oget, C., Clément, V., Tosser-Klopp, G., Rupp, R., & Robert-Granié, C. (2020).
BMC Genetics, 21(1). doi: 10.1186/s12863-020-0826-9.

VarGoats Consortium Communications

Gwenola Tosser-Klopp, Philippe Bardou, Laure Denoyelle, Thomas Faraut, Francois Pompanon.
VarGoats: first results of an international 1000-genome project .
International Symposium on Environmental and Agronomical Genomics, Nov 2018, Paris, France.

Licia Colli, Paola Crepaldi, Paolo Ajmone-Marsan, Alessandra Stella, Gwenola Tosser-Klopp, The VarGoats Consortium.
VarGoats international initiative, a 1000 goat genomes project.
23th Congress of the Animal Science and Production Association ASPA, June, 13th 2019, Sorrento, Italy.

VarGoats Consortium Acknowledgements

Analysis of Polycerate Mutants Reveals the Evolutionary Co-option of HOXD1 for Horn Patterning in Bovidae .
Allais-Bonnet, A., Hintermann, A., Deloche, M. C., Cornette, R., Bardou, P., Naval-Sanchez, M., Pinton, A., Haruda, A., Grohs, C., Zakany, J., Bigi, D., Medugorac, I., Putelat, O., Greyvenstein, O., Hadfield, T., Jemaa, S. B., Bunevski, G., Menzi, F., Hirter, N.,. . . Capitan, A. (2021).
Molecular Biology and Evolution, 38(6). doi: 10.1093/molbev/msab021

Selection signatures in goats reveal copy number variants underlying breed-defining coat color phenotypes .
Henkel, J., Saif, R., Jagannathan, V., Schmocker, C., Zeindler, F., Bangerter, E., Herren, U., Posantzis, D., Bulut, Z., Ammann, P., Drögemüller, C., Flury, C., & Leeb, T. (2019).
PLOS Genetics, 15(12). doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1008536.

Hereditary xanthinuria in a goat .
Vail, K. J., Tate, N. M., Likavec, T., Minor, K. M., Gibbons, P. M., Rech, R. R., & Furrow, E. (2019).
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 33(2). doi: 10.1111/jvim.15431.

Coordination

French National Institute for Agricultural Research

Gwenola Tosser-Klopp