Genetic Analysis

The page shows introductory information about the Genetic Analysis Working Group

Genetic Analysis Working Group


Wim van Haeringen

André Eggen, AgriGenomics, EMEA, illumina France SARL, France
Bianca Lind, Arbeitsgemeinschaft Deutscher Rinderzüchter e.V. (ADR), (Germany) Bianca Lind
Raffaele Mazza, LGS, (Italy) Raffaele Mazza
Romy Morrin-O’Donnell, Weatherbys, (Ireland)
Marco Winters, DairyCo, (United Kingdom) Marco Winters
Brian Wickham (Agenda Member)


Contact person at ISAG

Please contact ISAG secretariat


ICAR Accreditation for laboratories for parentage testing in cattle

ICAR annually accredits laboratories for cattle parentage verification by SNPs and STRs.

The rules and instructions for laboratory accreditation for “Microsatellite based parentage testing” and “SNP-based parentage testing” in cattle are available here

For both of the above accreditation, applicants have to provide the ISAG membership number

The list of accredited laboratories for parentage verification in cattle is available here. ICAR reminds that the accreditation is valid for two years


Relevant useful documents


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