Dr. rer. nat. Rosemarie Weikard

Institute of Genome Biology

+49 38208 68-702
Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
Institute of Genome Biology
Genome Physiology Unit
Wilhelm-Stahl-Allee 2
18196 Dummerstorf


Freyer, G.; Sorensen, P.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Hoeschele, I. (2003):
Search for pleiotropic QTL on chromosome BTA6 affecting yield traits of milk production. J Dairy Sci 86 (3): 999-1008
Freyer, G.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R. (2003):
Comparison of different statistical-genetic approaches of QTL detection by Evaluating results from a real dairy cattle data set. Arch Tierzucht 46 (5): 413-423
Freyer, G.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Zhang, Q.; Mayer, M.; Hoeschele, I. (2002):
Multiple QTL on chromosome six in dairy cattle affecting yield and content traits. J Anim Breed Genet 119 (2): 69-82
Weikard, R.; Kühn, Ch.; Goldammer, T.; Laurent, P.; Womack, J.E.; Schwerin, M. (2002):
Targeted construction of a high-resolution, integrated, comprehensive, and comparative map for a region specific to bovine chromosome 6 based on radiation hybrid mapping. Genomics 79 (6): 768-776
Schmidt, P.; Kühn, Ch.; Maillard, J.-C.; Pitra, Ch.; Tiemann, U.; Weikard, R.; Schwerin, M. (2002):
A comprehensive survey for polymorphisms in the bovine IFN-gamma gene reveals a highly polymorphic intronic DNA sequence allowing improved genotyping of Bovinae. J Interf Cytok Res 22 (9): 923-934
Freyer, G.; Kühn, Ch.; Sorensen, P.; Weikard, R. (2002):
Expecting pleiotropic QTL for negatively correlated traits?. In: Proc. 7th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, 19.08.-23.08.02, Montpellier, Frankreich (31): 47-50
Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Panicke, L.; Schwerin, M. (2002):
Fibroblast growth factor 10: A potential candidate gene for bovine developmental defect Tetradysmelia?. In: 7th World Congress Genet Appl Livestock Production, Montpellier, France, 19.-23.08.02, Communication 01-82 (29): 379-382
Weikard, R.; Kühn, Ch.; Goldammer, T.; Laurent, P.; Womack, J.E.; Schwerin, M. (2002):
A high resolution comparative map for a bovine chromosome 6 (BTA6) region containing QTL for production, health, and conformation traits. In: Proc. 7. WCGALP, Montpellier, Frankreich, 2002: Communication 9-30. (31): 127-130
Weikard, R.; Kühn, Ch.; Brunner, R. M.; Roschlau, D.; Pitra, Ch.; Laurent, P.; Schwerin, M. (2001):
Sex determination in cattle based on simultaneous amplification of a new male-specific DNA sequence and an autosomal locus using the same primers. Mol Reprod Dev 60 (1): 13-19
Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Claußen, S. (2000):
Isolierung genomischer DNA aus Rindersperma für die Mikrosatelliten-Genotypisierung. Bioforum 11: 789-791
Goldammer, T.; Brunner, R. M.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Schwerin, M. (1999):
Bovine chromosome fragment specific libraries - tool for the generation of region specific high density marker maps. Allattenyesz Takarmanyozas : Hungarian J Anim Pro 48 (1): 52-56
Schwerin, M.; Goldammer, T.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Brunner, R. M. (1999):
Targeted generation of high density marker and EST maps by chromosome microdissection - an useful prerequisite for QTL fine mapping and QTL cloning. In: Proc. "Poultry Genetics Symposium", Mariensee/Germany 6 - 8 October 1999 (Rudolf Preisinger, Hrsg.): 3
Kühn, Ch.; Freyer, G.; Weikard, R.; Goldammer, T.; Schwerin, M. (1999):
Detection of QTL for milk production traits in cattle by application of a specifically developed marker map of BTA6. Anim Genet 30 (5): 333-340
Weikard, R.; Goldammer, T.; Kühn, Ch.; Laurent, P.; Barendse, W.; Levéziel, H.; Schwerin, M. (1998):
Five bovine polymorphic microsatellite markers: FBN5, FBN16, FBN17, FBN18 and FBN19. Anim Genet 29 (5): 412-413
Rehfeldt, C.; Schadereit, R.; Weikard, R.; Reichel, K. (1997):
Effect of clenbuterol on growth, carcase and skeletal muscle characteristics in broiler chickens. Brit Poultry Sci 38 (4): 366-373
Barendse, W.; Vaiman, D.; Kemp, S.; Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R. (1997):
A medium-density genetic linkage map of bovine genome. Mamm Genome 8 (1): 21-28
Weikard, R.; Goldammer, T.; Kühn, Ch.; Barendse, W.; Schwerin, M. (1997):
Targeted development of microsatellite markers from the defined region of bovine Chromosome 6q21-31. Mamm Genome 8 (11): 836-840
Goldammer, T.; Weikard, R.; Brunner, R. M.; Schwerin, M. (1996):
Generation of chromosome fragment specific DNA sequences by microdissection and DOP-PCR. Mamm Genome 7 (4): 291-296
Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Goldammer, T.; Olsaker, I. (1996):
FBN3 (D6S24): a bovine microsatellite derived from cosmid cIOBT475 at chromosome 6q12-14. Anim Genet 27 (1): 61
Kühn, Ch.; Weikard, R.; Goldammer, T.; Grupe, S.; Olsaker, I.; Schwerin, M. (1996):
Isolation and application of chromosome 6 specific microsatellite markers for detection of QTL for milk-production traits. J Anim Breed Genet 113 (1-6): 355-362