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- Burbick, C.R., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of dairy science 2019 v.102 no.5 pp. 4415-4426
- animal diseases; cross-sectional studies; dairy calves; death; diarrhea; enteritis; genes; inflammation; mortality; necropsy; phenotype; pneumonia; Washington (state)
- ... Health problems can be thought of as phenotypic expressions of the complex relationships between genes, environments, and phenomes as a whole. Detailed evaluations of phenotypic expressions of illness are required to characterize important biological outcomes. We hypothesized that classifying dairy calf mortality phenotypes via a systematic postmortem analysis would identify different cause-of-dea ...