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Publications
Book Chapters:
  • McKay SD and RD Schnabel. 2011. History of linkage mapping the bovine genome.  In Bovine Genomics. JE Womack Ed., Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Taylor JF, JE Decker, SD McKay, HR Ramey, MM Rolf and RD Schnabel. 2011. Genomic selection in beef cattle. In Bovine Genomics. JE Womack Ed., Wiley-Blackwell.

Peer-Reviewed Publications:
  • Benjamin, Aimee L., B.B. Green, B.A. Crooker, S.D. McKay, and D.E. Kerr. 2016 Differential responsiveness of Holstein and Angus dermal fibroblasts to LPS challenge occurs without major differences in the methylome. BMC Genomics. (2016) 17:258
  • Green, B.B., S.D. McKay, and D.E. Kerr. 2015. Age dependent changes in the LPS induced transcriptome of bovine dermal fibroblasts occurs without major changes in the methylome. BMC Genomics. In Press [Epub ahead of print].
  • Rolf, MM, JE Decker, SD McKay, PC Tizioto, KA Branham, LK Whitacre, JL Hoff, LCA Regitano and JF Taylor. 2014. Genomics and the Beef Industry. Livestock Science. 166:84-93. DOI: 10.1016/j.livsci.2014.06.005
  • Decker, JE, SD McKay, MM Rolf, JW Kim, A Molina Alcala, TS Sonstegard, O Hanotte, A Gotherstrom, CM Seabury, L Praharani, ME Babar, L Correia de Almeida Regitano, MA Yildiz, MP Heaton, WS Liu, CZ Lei, JM Reecy, M Saif-Ur-Rehman, RD Schnabel, and JF Taylor. 2014. Worldwide patterns of ancestry, divergence, and admixture in domesticated cattle. PLos Genetics. 10:e1004254.
  • Ramey HR, JE Decker, SD McKay, MM Rolf, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2013. Detection of selective sweeps in cattle using genome-wide SNP data. BMC Genomics. BMC Genomics. 14:382. DOI:10.1186/1471-2164-14-382.
  • Chapple, RH, PF Tizioto, KD Wells, SA Givan, JW Kim, SD McKay, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2013. A characterization of the rat developmental liver transcriptome. Physiological Genomics. 45:301-11
  • Decker JE, DA Vasco, SD McKay, MC McClure, MM Rolf, JW Kim, SL Northcutt, S Bauck, B Woodward, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor.  2012.  A novel analytical method, Birth Date Selection Mapping, detects response of the Angus (Bos taurus) genome to selection on complex traits.  BMC Genomics. 13:606
  • McClure MC, HR Ramey, MM Rolf, SD McKay, JE Decker, RH Chapple, JW Kim, TM Taxis, RL Weaber, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2011. Genome wide association analysis for quantitative trait loci influencing Warner Bratzler shear force in five taurine cattle breeds. Anim Genet 43:662-73
  • Madhi S, MC McClure, SD McKay, MM Rolf, JW Kim, JE Decker, TM Taxis, RH Chapple, HR Ramey, SL Northcutt, S Bauck, B Woodward, JCM Dekkers, RL Fernando, RD Schnabel, D Garrick and JF Taylor. 2011. Accuracies of genomic breeding values in American Angus beef cattle using K-means clustering for cross-validation. Genetics Selection Evolution 43:40 (highly accessed).
  • Murdoch, BM, GK Murdoch, M Settles, SD McKay, JL Williams and SS Moore. 2011. Genome-wide scan identifies loci associated with classical BSE incidence. PLoS ONE 6(11):e26819.
  • Rolf MM, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, MC McClure, SL Northcutt, MS Kerley and R L Weaber. 2011. Genome-wide association analysis for feed efficiency in Angus cattle. Anim. Genet. 43:367-374.  DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2011.02273.x.
  • Farias, FH, R Zeng, GS Johnson, FA Wininger, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, DN Sanders, H. Lohi, EH. Seppälä, CM Wade, K Lindblad-Toh, DP O'Brien, and ML Katz. 2011. A truncating mutation in ATP13A2 is responsible for adult-onset neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis in Tibetan terriers. Neurobiology of Disease 42:468-74.
  • Wilkinson S, P Wiener, AL Archibald, A Law, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, JF Taylor, and R Ogden. 2011. Evaluation of approaches for identifying population informative markers from high density SNP Chips. BMC Genetics 12:45. (highly accessed)
  • Zeng R, FH Farias, GS Johnson, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, CS Mann, ML Katz, GC Johnson, JR Coates, and DP O'Brien. 2011. A truncated retrotransposon disrupts the GRM1 coding sequence in Coton de Tulear dogs with Bandera's neonatal ataxia. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 25:267-72.
  • Schulman NF, G Sahana, T Iso-Touru, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, MS Lund, JF Taylor, J Virta and JH Vilkki. 2011. Mapping of fertility traits in Finnish Ayrshire by genome-wide association analysis. Anim Genet 42:263-69.
  • Zanella R, ML Settles, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, RH Whitlock, Y Schukken, J Van Kessel, J Smith and HL Neibergs. 2011. Identification of Loci Associated with Tolerance to Johne's Disease in Holstein Cattle. Anim Genet 42:28-38.
  • Taylor JF, Chapple RH, Decker JE, Gregg SJ, Kim JW, McKay SD, Ramey HR, Rolf MM, Taxis TM, Schnabel RD. 2010. Genomic tools for characterizing monogenic and polygenic traits in ruminants--using the bovine as an example. Soc Reprod Fertil Suppl. 67:13-28
  • Flisikowski K, H Venhoranta, J Nowacka-Woszuk, SD McKay, A Flyckt, J Taponen, RD Schnabel, H Schwarzenbacher, I Szczerbal, H Lohi, R Fries, JF Taylor, M Switonski, and M Andersson. 2010. A novel mutation in the maternally imprinted PEG3 domain results in a loss of MIMT1 expression and causes abortions and stillbirths in cattle (Bos taurus). PLoS ONE 5:e15116.
  • McElroy J, E Bryda, SD McKay, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2010. Genetic variation at a Metallothionein 2A promoter single nucleotide polymorphism in white and black females in midwestern United States. J Toxicol Environ Health, Part A Current Issues, Volume 73 Issue 19, 1283.
  • Murdoch BM, ML Clawson, S Yue, U Basu, SD McKay, M Settles, R Capoferri, WW Laegreid, JL Williams and SS Moore. 2010. PRNP Haplotype associated with classical BSE incidence in European Holstein cattle. PLoS ONE 5(9):e12786.
  • Farias FH, GS Johnson, JF Taylor, E Giuliano, ML Katz, DN Sanders, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, S Khan, P Gharahkhani, CA O’Leary, L Pettitt, OP Forman, M Boursnell, B McLaughlin, S Ahonen, H Lohi, E Hernandez-Merino, DJ Gould, D Sargan and CS Mellersh. 2010. An ADAMTS17 splice donor site mutation in dogs with primary lens luxation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:4716-21.
  • McClure MC, NS Morsci, RD Schnabel, JW Kim, P Yao, MM Rolf, SD McKay, SA Gregg, RH Chapple, SL Northcutt and JF Taylor. 2010. A genome scan for quantitative trait loci influencing carcass, post-natal growth, and reproductive traits in commercial Angus cattle. Anim. Genet 41:597-607.
  • Rolf MM, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, MC McClure, SL Northcutt, MS Kerley and R L Weaber. 2010. Impact of reduced marker set estimation of genomic relationship matrices on genomic selection for feed efficiency in Angus cattle. BMC Genetics 11:24.
  • Murdoch BM, ML Clawson, WW Laegreid, P Stothard, M Settles, SD McKay, A Prasad, Z Wang, SS Moore and JL Williams. 2010. A 2 cM genome-wide scan of European Holstein cattle affected by classical BSE. BMC Genet 11:20.
  • Decker JE, JC Pires, GC Conant, SD McKay, MP Heaton, K Chen, A Cooper, J Vilkki, CM Seabury, AR Caetano, GS Johnson, RA Brenneman, O Hanotte, LS Eggert, P Wiener, JJ Kim, KS Kim, TS Sonstegard, CP Van Tassell, HL Neibergs, JC McEwan, R Brauning, LL Coutinho, ME Babar, GA Wilson, MC McClure, MM Rolf, JW Kim, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor. 2009. Resolving the evolution of extant and extinct ruminants with high-throughput phylogenomics. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U S A. 106:18644-9.
  • McClure MC, SD McKay, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2009. Assessment of DNA extracted from FTA® cards for use on the Illumina iSelect BeadChip. BMC Research Notes. 2:107.
  • Settles M, R Zanella, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, T Fyock, R Whitlock, Y Schukken, J Van Kessel, J Karns, E Hovingh, J Smith and Neibergs. 2009. Whole Genome association study of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in US Holstein cattle. Anim. Genet. 40:655-662.
  • The Bovine Genome Sequencing and Analysis Consortium. 2009. The Genome sequence of taurine cattle: A window to ruminant biology and evolution. Science 324:522-528.
  • McKay SD, RD Schnabel, BM Murdoch, LK Matukumalli, J Aerts, W Coppieters, D Crews, E Dias Neto, CA Gill, C Gao, H Mannen, Z Wang, CP Van Tassell, JL Williams, JF Taylor and SS Moore. 2008. An assessment of population structure in eight breeds of cattle using a whole genome SNP panel. BMC Genetics 9:37. (highly accessed).
  • Prasad A, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, B Murdoch, P Stothard, D Kolbehdari, Z Wang, JF Taylor, and SS Moore. 2008. Linkage disequilibrium and signatures of selection on chromosomes 19 and 29 in beef and dairy cattle. Anim Genet. 39:597-605.
  • Snelling WM, R Chiu, JE Schein, M Hobbs, CA Abbey, DL Adelson, J Aerts, GL Bennett, IE Bosdet, M Boussaha, R Brauning, AR Caetano, MM Costa, AM Crawford, BP Dalrymple, A Eggen, A Everts-van der Wind, S Floriot, M Gautier, CA Gill, RD Green, R Holt, O Jan, SJM Jones, PJ de Jong, SM Kappes, JW Keele, DM Larkin, HA Lewin, JC McEwan, S McKay, MA Marra, CA Mathewson, LK Matukumalli, SS Moore, B Murdoch, F Nicholas, K Osoegawa, A Roy, H Salih, L Schibler, R Schnabel, L Silveri, LC Skow, TPL Smith, TS Sonstegard, J Taylor, R Tellam, CP Van Tassell, JL Williams, JE Womack, NH Wye, G Yang and S Zhao. 2007. A physical map of the bovine genome. Genome Biology 8:R165. (highly accessed).
  • Prasad A, T Schiex, S McKay, B Murdoch, Z Wang, JE Womack, P Stothard and SS Moore. 2007. High resolution radiation hybrid maps of bovine chromosomes 19 and 29: Comparison with the bovine genome sequence assembly. BMC Genomics 8:310.
  • McKay SD, RD Schnabel, BM Murdoch, LK Matukumalli, J Aerts, W Coppieters, D Crews, E Dias Neto, CA Gill, C Gao, H Mannen, Z Wang, CP Van Tassell, JL Williams, JF Taylor and SS Moore. 2007. Whole genome linkage disequilibrium maps in cattle. BMC Genetics 8:74. (highly accessed).
  • McKay SD, RD Schnabel, BM Murdoch, J Aerts, C Gill, C Gao, LK Matukumalli, C Li, Z Wang, CP Van Tassell, JL Williams, JF Taylor and SS Moore. 2007. Construction of whole genome radiation hybrid and linkage maps for bovine using high-throughput genotyping. Anim Genet 38:120-125. (highly cited).
  • Jann OC, J Aerts, M Jones, N Hastings, A Law, S McKay, E Marques, A Prasad, J Yu, SS Moore, S Floriot, MF Mahe, A Eggen, L Silveri, R Negrini, E Milanesi, P Ajmone-Marsan, A Valentini, C Marchitelli, MC Savarese, M Janitz, R Herwig, S Hennig, C Gorni, EE Connor, TS Sonstegard, T Smith, C Drogemuller and JL Williams. 2006. A second generation radiation hybrid map to aid the assembly of the bovine genome sequence. BMC Genomics 7:283.
  • Everts-van der Wind A, SR Kata, MR Band, M Rebeiz, DM Larkin, RE Everts, CA Green, L Liu, S Natarajan, T Goldammer, JH Lee, S McKay, JE Womack and HA Lewin. 2004. A 1463 gene cattle-human comparative map with anchor points defined by human genome sequence coordinates. Genome Res 14:1424-37.
  • McKay SD, SN White, SR Kata, R Loan and JE Womack. 2003. The bovine 5' AMPK gene family: mapping and single nucleotide polymorphism detection. Mamm Genome 14:853-8.

Abstracts:
  • Ramey, H.R., J.E. Decker, S.D. McKay, M.M. Rolf, R.D. Schnabel and J.F. Taylor. 2013. Detection of selective sweeps in cattle using genome-wide SNP data. Biology of Genomes Meeting, Cold Spring  Harbor, New York.
  • Green, B.B., S.D. McKay, and D. E. Kerr. 2013. Individual variation of the bovine dermal fibroblast methylome and its potential role in modifying the innate immune response.  Plant and Animal Genome XXI Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Green, B.B., S.D. McKay, and D. E. Kerr. 2012. The potential contribution of epigenetic modifications to the animal-specific responses of dermal fibroblasts to LPS. 92nd Annual Meeting of the Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases. Chicago, IL.
  • Decker JE, DA Vasco, SD McKay, MC McClure, MM Rolf, JW Kim, SL Northcutt, S Bauck, B Woodward, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor.  2012.  A novel analytical method, Birth Date Selection Mapping, detects response of the Angus (Bos taurus) genome to selection on complex traits.  Missouri Informatics Symposium, Columbia, MO. 
  • Dolezal, MA, D Kedra, G Bussotti, H Tafer, S McKay, Z Qu, JW Kim, D Adelson, R Schnabel, JF Taylor, C Notredame, R Guigo, A Bagnato, E Lipkin, M soller and J Herrero. 2012. Constrained GERP elements and the annotated bovine genome.  33nd International Conference on Animal Genetics, Cairns, Australia.
  • Mapholi, NO, JE Decker, MM Rolf, SD McKay, H Yampara-Iquise, JW Kim, HR Ramey, RH Chapple, RD Schnabel, K Dzama, A Maiwashe and JF Taylor. 2012.  Validation of chromosomal positions for genes controlling coat colour and horn/polled traits in Shorthorn cattle using the 50k Bovine SNP Chip. South African Society of Animal Science Congress, East London, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa.
  • McKay, SD, K Wells, JW Kim, RH Chapple, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor and KH Taylor. 2012. Exploring the Bovine Epigenome: A genome-wide methylation survey and characterization of regions with tissue-specific methylation. Life Sciences Week, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.
  • Lamberson, WR, AA Lanin, B Selting, CA Chmidling, TM Taxis and SD McKay. 2012. Effect of making an audio recording on writing quality of a student term paper in an introductory animal sciences course.  Midwestern American Society of Animal Science Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa.
  • McKay, SD, K Wells, JW Kim, RH Chapple, RD Schnabel, CW Caldwell, JF Taylor and KH Taylor. 2012. Exploring the Bovine Epigenome: A genome-wide methylation survey and characterization of regions with tissue-specific methylation. Plant and Animal Genome XX Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Ramey, HR, JE Decker, SD McKay, MM Rolf, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2012. Validation of bovine selective sweeps using high resolution SNP data.  Plant and Animal Genome XX Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Rolf, MM, RD Schnabel, RL Weaber, SD McKay, MC McClure, HR Ramey, DJ Garrick, EJ Pollak and JF Taylor. 2012. Accuracies resulting from alternative methods to separate training and validation populations for genomic selection in commercial beef cattle population using models which allow selection of informative markers for targeted SNP panels.  Plant and Animal Genome XX Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Murdoch, BM, M Settles, SD McKay, JL Williams and SS Moore. 2011. Genome-wide association study of classical BSE in European Holstein cattle. Prion2011, Montreal, Canada.
  • Decker, JE, SD McKay, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2011. Fine mapping a morphometric QTL on BTA7 in Angus cattle. Gordon Research Conference on Quantitative Genetics and Genomics, Galveston, Texas.
  • Rolf, MM, RL Weaber, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, MC McClure, JE Decker, DJ Garrick, EJ Pollak and JF Taylor. 2011. Exploration of methods to separate training and testing populations for genomic selection in crossbred and purebred populations. Gordon Research Conference on Quantitative Genetics and Genomics, Galveston, Texas.
  • Ramey, HR, SD McKay, SJ Gregg, RH Chapple, JE Decker, JW Kim, MM Rolf, TM Taxis, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2011. Detection of selective sweeps in cattle using high-density and genome-wide SNP data. Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Farias FHG, GS Johnson, DP O’Brien, FA Wininger, R Zeng, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, C Wade, K Lindblad-Toh, H Lohi, CS Mann and ML Katz. 2010. A single base pair deletion and frameshift in ATP13A2 in Tibetan Terriers with adult-onset neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis. Advances in Canine and Feline Genomics and Inherited Diseases, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Zeng R, FHG Farias, GS Johnson, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, CS Mann, ML Katz, JR Coates and DP O’Brien. 2010. A truncated retrotransposon disrupts the GRM1 coding sequence in Coton de Tulear dogs with Bandara’s neonatal ataxia. Advances in Canine and Feline Genomics and Inherited Diseases, Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Wilkinson S, P Wiener, AL Archibald, A Law, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, JF Taylor and R Ogden. 2010. Inference of individual ancestry in cattle breeds using DNA markers. 32nd International Conference on Animal Genetics, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
  • Murdoch B, M Clawson, S Yue, U Basu, S McKay, W Laegreid, J Williams and SS Moore. 2010. Prion gene regulatory domain polymorphism associated with incidence of classical BSE in European Holstein cattle. PrP Canada, Ottawa, Canada.
  • McClure MC, HR Ramey, SD McKay, MM Rolf, RL Weaber, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2010. Identification of causal single nucleotide polymorphisms in two genes affecting beef tenderness. Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Schulman NF, G Sahana, T Iso-Touru, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, MS Lund, JF Taylor and JH Vilkki. 2010. Genome-wide association scan to map female fertility traits in Finnish Ayrshire. Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Rolf MM, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, MC McClure, NS Morsci and RL Weaber. 2010. Evaluation of Model Predicted Feed Intake Data for Genetic Analysis and QTL Discovery in Beef Cattle.  Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Markey AD, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, MC McClure, JE Beever. 2010. A deletion mutation in KRT71 is associated with congenital hypotrichosis in Hereford cattle. Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Decker JE, DA Vasco, SD McKay, MC McClure, MM Rolf, TM Taxis, RH Chapple, SJ Gregg, JW Kim, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2010. Effects of population stratification on GWAS in livestock populations assumed to be homogenous. Plant and Animal Genome XVIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Decker JE, JC Pires, GC Conant, SD McKay, MP Heaton, K Chen, A Cooper, J Vilkki, CM Seabury, AR Caetano, GS Johnson, RA Brenneman, O Hanotte, LS Eggert, P Wiener, JJ Kim, KS Kim, TS Sonstegard, CP Van Tassell, HL Neibergs, JC McEwan, R Brauning, LL Coutinho, ME Babar, GA Wilson, MC McClure, MM Rolf, JW Kim, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor. 2009. High-throughput phylogenomics: from ancient DNA to signatures of human animal husbandry. Bovine Genome Consortium meeting, Cold Spring Harbor, NY.
  • Zanella R, M Settles, RH Whitlock, SD McKay, RD Schnabel, JF Taylor, T Fyock, Y Schukken, J Van Kessel, J Karns, E Hovingh, JM Smith and HL Neibergs. 2009. Identification of loci associated with tolderance to Johne’s Disease in Holstein cattle. Plant and Animal Genome XVII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Vasco DA, SD McKay, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2009. Genome wide selective-sweep mapping in Angus cattle. Plant and Animal Genome XVII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Rolf MM, JF Taylor, RD Schnabel, SD McKay, DA Vasco, MC McClure, JE Decker, TM Taxis and RL Weaber. 2009. Evaluation of model predicted feed intake data for genetic analysis and QTL discovery in beef cattle. Plant and Animal Genome XVII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Murdoch B, M Clawson, W Laegreid, M Heaton, P Stothard, D Kolbehdari, SD McKay, A Prasad, Z Wang, S Moore and J Williams. 2008. A genome scan for classical BSE susceptibility or resistance in European Holstein cattle. NeuroPrion, Madrid, Spain.
  • McClure MC, JW Kim, NS Morsci, SD McKay, MM Rolf, JE Decker, RD Schnabel and JF Taylor. 2008. Whole genome scan in commercial Angus cattle for QTL influencing carcass value traits: Carcass weight, fat thickness, marbling and ribeye area. 31st International Conference on Animal Genetics, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • Murdoch B, S McKay, A Prasad, D Kolbehdari, Z Wang, M Clawson, M Heaton, W Laegreid, S Moore and J Williams. 2008. Genetic scan for BSE susceptibility and/or resistance in European Holstein cattle. PrioNet 2008, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Murdoch B, S McKay, A Prasad, E Marques, D Kolbehdari, Z Wang, M Clawson, M Heaton, W Laegreid, S Moore and J Williams. 2007. Genome scan for BSE susceptibility and/or resistance in European Holstein cattle. Prion 2007, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
  • Heaton MP, WM Snelling, TPL Smith, JW Keele, GP Harhay, RT Wiedmann, GL Bennett, BA Freking, CP Van Tassell, TS Sonstegard, LC Gasbarre, SS Moore, B Murdoch, SD McKay, T Kalbfleisch and WW Laegreid. 2007. A Marker set for parentage-based DNA traceback in beef and dairy cattle. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • The Alberta Bovine SNP Consortium. 2006. A bovine whole genome linkage disequilibrium map. 30th Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Porto Seguro, Brazil.
  • International Bovine Mapping Team. 2006. A comprehensive genetic and physical map of the bovine genome. 30th International Conference on Animal Genetics, Porto Seguro, Brazil.
  • Murdoch BM, SD McKay, Z Wang, JL Williams and SS Moore. 2006. Polymorphic information content analysis of genome-wide bovine SNPs. 30th Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Porto Seguro, Brazil.
  • Sherman EL, DJ Nkrumah, BM Murdoch, C Li, SD McKay, Z Wang and SS Moore. 2006. Haplotypes within the bovine GHR, NPY, and UCP genes and their associations with measures of performance and carcass merit in beef cattle. 30th International Conference on Animal Genetics, Porto Seguro, Brazil.
  • McKay S, B Murdoch, J Taylor, R Schnabel, C Gill, C Gao, J Williams, J Aerts, W Coppieters, D Crews, E Dias Neto, M Georges, A Law, H Mannen, Z Wang and S Moore. 2006. A bovine whole genome linkage disequilibrium map. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • McKay S, B Murdoch, J Aerts, C Gill, A Law, Z Wang, J Williams and S Moore. 2006. An Illumina based whole genome comparative map. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • McKay SD, SS Moore, BM Murdoch, Z Wang and JL Williams. 2006. High throughput genotyping enabling rapid construction of whole genome radiation hybrid maps. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Murdoch BM, E Marques, K Schimd, S McKay, Z Wang, D Nkrumah, C Gill and S Moore. 2006. The comparison of whole genome amplified DNA with use of the Illumina BeadStation. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Marques E, S McKay, B Murdoch, J Williams, C Gill and S Moore. 2006. SNP detection and mapping of a backfat QTL region on bovine chromosome 14. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Prasad A, S McKay, B Murdoch, C Li, Z Wang, J Williams and S Moore. 2006. Construction of a radiation hybrid map of bovine chromosome 19. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Sherman EL, JD Nkrumah, B Murdoch, C Li, S McKay, Z Wang and SS Moore. 2006. Polymorphisms in the GHR, NPY, Ghrelin, and UCP2 genes and their associations with measures of performance and carcass merit in beef cattle. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Nkrumah D, C Li, R Bartusiak, EL Sherman, B Murdoch, S McKay, Z Wang and S Moore. 2006. A primary genome-wide scan for Quantitative Trait Loci affecting feeding behaviour traits in beef cattle. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Marques, A Fu and S Moore. 2006. Compilation and construction of Oligo Pool Assays for bovine whole genome SNP verification using the Illumina® BeadStation 500G genotyping system. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Williams JL, J Aerts, A Law, O Jann, M Janitz, S Hennig, A Eggan, S Floriot, P Ajmone-Marsan, E Milanse, A Valentini, C Marchitelli, S McKay, A Prasad, J Yu, SS Moore, C Drogemuller, E Connor, T Sonstergard, R Stone and T Smith. 2006. High density ESTs based bovine physical maps and their use to construct comparative maps and inform the bovine genome sequence assembly. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIV Conference, San Diego, California.
  • McKay SD, SS Moore, BM Murdoch, Z Wang and JL Williams. 2005. High throughput genotyping enabling rapid construction of whole genome radiation hybrid maps. European Farm Animal Functional Genomics Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • McKay SD, MEJ Amaral, BP Chowdhary, DH Crews, CA Gill, C Hansen, C Li, E Marques, Y Meng, B Murdoch, BGD Urquhart, Z Wang, JL Williams, JE Womack and SS Moore. 2005. Towards a bovine chromosomal linkage disequilibrium map: An integrated radiation hybrid map of Bos taurus chromosome 14. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes XIII Conference, San Diego, California.
  • Williams JL, SD McKay, N Hastings, O Jann, M Janitz, S Hennig, S Floriot, P Ajmone-Marsan, E Milanesi, A Valentini, C Marchitelli, M Savarese, SS Moore and A Eggen. 2004. Creating high density radiation hybrid maps to fine map QTLs in cattle. European Association for Animal Production, Uppsala, Sweden.
  • McKay SD, MEJ Amaral, BP Chowdhary, DH Crews, C Hansen, C Li, Y Meng, BGD Urquhart, Z Wang, JL Williams, JE Womack and SS Moore. 2004. Towards a bovine chromosomal linkage disequilibrium map: An integrated radiation hybrid map of Bos taurus chromosome 14. 29th International Conference on Animal Genetics, Tokyo, Japan.
  • McKay SD, MEJ Amaral, BP Chowdhary, DH Crews, C Hansen, C Li, Y Meng, BGD Urquhart, Z Wang, JL Williams, JE Womack and SS Moore. 2004. Towards a bovine chromosomal linkage disequilibrium map: An integrated radiation hybrid map of Bos taurus chromosome 14. Canadian Society of Animal Science, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
  • McKay SD and JE Womack. 2002. The AMPK gene family in cattle: Mapping and SNP detection. 28th Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Gottingen, Germany.
  • Everts-van der Wind A, S Kata, S Natarajan, MR Band, M Rebeiz, L Liu, T Goldammer, CA Green, S McKay, RE Everts, JE Womack and HA Lewin. 2002. A second generation ordered comparative map of the cattle and human genomes. 28th Conference of the International Society for Animal Genetics, Gottingen, Germany.
  • Goldammer, CA Green, S McKay, RE Everts, JE Womack and HA Lewin. 2002. A second generation ordered comparative map of the cattle and human genomes.  Genome Sequencing and Biology Meeting, Cold Spring Harbor, New York. 
  • McKay SD, SN White, SR Kata and JE Womack. 2002. Genome mapping of the Bovine 5-AMP-activated  protein kinase gene family. Plant, Animal & Microbe Genomes X Conference, San Diego, California.
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