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LS3103: Genetic selection for improved pre-weaning survival of piglets
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £627,118
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Scottish Agricultural College, University - Newcastle
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving efficiency and quality of UK pigs and poultry through genetics
Keywords:  
Birth Weight, Farming, Genetics, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Animal Welfare, Pigs, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
WT02030: Investigation of possible relationships between chlorination by-products and adverse pregnancy outcomes
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2006, Cost £148,573
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   The Imperial College of Science Technology and Medicine
Field of Study:   Water Quality
Theme:   Distribution, Conservation and Quality (WT02)
Keywords:  
Birth Defects, Birth Weight, Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate, Disinfection, Drinking Water, Health Effects, Supply, Water
 
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