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Luca Fontanesi

Full Professor

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/17 Livestock Systems, Animal Breeding and Genetics


Bertolini, F.; Schiavo, G.; Bovo, S.; Sardina M.T.; Mastrangelo, S.; Dall'Olio, S.; Portolano, B.; Fontanesi, L., Comparative selection signature analyses identify genomic footprints in Reggiana cattle, the traditional breed of the Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese production system, «ANIMAL», 2020, 14, pp. 921 - 932 [Scientific article]Open Access

Dall'Olio, Stefania; Aboagye, Gizella; Nanni Costa, Leonardo; Gallo, Maurizio; Fontanesi, Luca, Effects of 17 performance, carcass and raw ham quality parameters on ham weight loss at first salting in heavy pigs, a meat quality indicator for the production of high quality dry-cured hams, «MEAT SCIENCE», 2020, 162, Article number: 108012 , pp. 1 - 7 [Scientific article]

Schiavo, Giuseppina; Bovo, Samuele; Tinarelli, Silvia; Gallo, Maurizio; Dall'Olio, Stefania; Fontanesi, Luca, Genome-wide association analyses for coat colour patterns in the autochthonous Nero Siciliano pig breed, «LIVESTOCK SCIENCE», 2020, 236, Article number: 104015 , pp. 1 - 6 [Scientific article]

Moscatelli G.; Bovo S.; Schiavo G.; Mazzoni G.; Bertolini F.; Dall'Olio S.; Fontanesi L., Genome-wide association studies for iris pigmentation and heterochromia patterns in Large White pigs, «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 409 - 419 [Scientific article]

Giulia Moscatelli, Samuele Bovo, Giuseppina Schiavo, Gianluca Mazzoni, Francesca Bertolini, Stefania Dall’Olio, Luca Fontanesi, Genome-wide association studies for iris pigmentation and heterochromia patterns in Large White pigs, in: European Federation of Animal Science, Book of Abstracts of the 71st Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science, Wageningen Academic Publishers, 2020, pp. 189 - 189 (atti di: 71st Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP), Virtual Meeting, 1st-4th December 2020) [Abstract]

Moscatelli, G.; Dall'Olio, S.; Bovo, S.; Schiavo, G.; Kazemi, H.; Ribani, A.; Zambonelli, P.; Tinarelli, S.; Gallo, M.; Bertolini, F.; Fontanesi, L., Genome‐wide association studies for the number of teats and teat asymmetry patterns in Large White pigs, «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 595 - 600 [Scientific article]

Bovo S.; Ribani A.; Munoz M.; Alves E.; Araujo J.P.; Bozzi R.; Charneca R.; Di Palma F.; Etherington G.; Fernandez A.I.; Garcia F.; Garcia-Casco J.; Karolyi D.; Gallo M.; Gvozdanovic K.; Martins J.M.; Mercat M.J.; Nunez Y.; Quintanilla R.; Radovic C.; Razmaite V.; Riquet J.; Savic R.; Schiavo G.; Skrlep M.; Usai G.; Utzeri V.J.; Zimmer C.; Ovilo C.; Fontanesi L., Genome-wide detection of copy number variants in European autochthonous and commercial pig breeds by whole-genome sequencing of DNA pools identified breed-characterising copy number states, «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 541 - 556 [Scientific article]

Sosa-Madrid B.S.; Hernandez P.; Blasco A.; Haley C.S.; Fontanesi L.; Santacreu M.A.; Pena R.N.; Navarro P.; Ibanez-Escriche N., Genomic regions influencing intramuscular fat in divergently selected rabbit lines, «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 58 - 69 [Scientific article]

Bovo, S.; Ballan, M.; Schiavo, G.; Gallo, M.; Dall'Olio, S.; Fontanesi, L., Haplotype‐based genome‐wide association studies reveal new loci for haematological and clinical–biochemical parameters in Large White pigs, «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 601 - 606 [Scientific article]

Ribani A.; Utzeri V.J.; Taurisano V.; Fontanesi L., Honey as a source of environmental DNA for the detection and monitoring of honey bee pathogens and parasites, «VETERINARY SCIENCES», 2020, 7, Article number: 113 , pp. 1 - 14 [Scientific article]Open Access

Bertolini F.; Ribani A.; Capoccioni F.; Buttazzoni L.; Utzeri V.J.; Bovo S.; Schiavo G.; Caggiano M.; Fontanesi L.; Rothschild M.F., Identification of a major locus determining a pigmentation defect in cultivated gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata), «ANIMAL GENETICS», 2020, 51, pp. 319 - 323 [Scientific article]

Grilz-Seger G.; Utzeri V.J.; Ribani A.; Taurisano V.; Fontanesi L.; Brem G., Known loci in the KIT and TYR genes do not explain the depigmented white coat colour of Austro-Hungarian Baroque donkey, «ITALIAN JOURNAL OF ANIMAL SCIENCE», 2020, 19, pp. 739 - 743 [Scientific article]Open Access

Utzeri V.J.; Ribani A.; Bovo S.; Taurisano V.; Calassanzio M.; Baldo D.; Fontanesi L., Microscopic ossicle analyses and the complete mitochondrial genome sequence of Holothuria (Roweothuria) polii (Echinodermata; Holothuroidea) provide new information to support the phylogenetic positioning of this sea cucumber species, «MARINE GENOMICS», 2020, 51, Article number: 100735 , pp. 1 - 8 [Scientific article]

Schiavo, Giuseppina; Bovo, Samuele; Bertolini, Francesca; Dall'Olio, Stefania; Nanni Costa, Leonardo; Tinarelli, Silvia; Gallo, Maurizio; Fontanesi, Luca, Runs of homozygosity islands in Italian cosmopolitan and autochthonous pig breeds identify selection signatures in the porcine genome, «LIVESTOCK SCIENCE», 2020, 240, Article number: 104219 , pp. 1 - 10 [Scientific article]

Bovo S.; Utzeri V.J.; Ribani A.; Cabbri R.; Fontanesi L., Shotgun sequencing of honey DNA can describe honey bee derived environmental signatures and the honey bee hologenome complexity, «SCIENTIFIC REPORTS», 2020, 10, Article number: 9279 , pp. 1 - 17 [Scientific article]Open Access