Dr. Antonia Noce

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

Research interests

  • Population genetics, association and phylogenetic studies in livestock

Curriculum Vitae

  • 2019–present: Leibniz-Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)
  • 2018: Institute of Agrifood Research and Technology (IRTA), Spain
  • 2018: Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG), Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), Spain
  • 2017: Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sassari (UniSS), Italy
  • 2016: PhD in Veterinary science–Animal genetics. University of Sassari (UniSS), Italy and Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG) Barcelona, Spain
  • 2011: Master degree in Molecular Biotechnology, University of Sassari (UniSS), Italy


Kirikci, K.; Noce, A.; Cam, M. A.; Mercan, L.; Amills, M. (2018):
The analysis of mitochondrial data indicates the existence of population substructure in Karayaka sheep. Small Ruminant Res 162: 25-29
Noce, A.; Cardoso, T. F.; Manunza, A.; Martinez, A.; Canovas, A.; Pons, A.; Bermejo, L. A.; Landi, V.; Sanchez, A.; Jordana, J.; Delgado, J. V.; Adan, S.; Capote, J.; Vidal, O.; Pazzola, M.; Vacca, G. M.; Casellas, J.; Amills, M. (2018):
Expression patterns and genetic variation of the ovine skeletal muscle transcriptome of sheep from five Spanish meat breeds. Sci Rep-Uk 8: ARTN 10486
Kirikci, K.; Noce, A.; Zidi, A.; Serradilla, J. M.; Carrizosa, J.; Urrutia, B.; Pilla, F.; D'Andrea, M.; Capote, J.; Bizelis, I.; Balteanu, V.; Cardoso, T. F.; Eghbalsaied, S.; Pons, A.; Alvarez, L. A.; Pazzola, M.; Vacca, G. M.; Obexer-Ruff, G.; Amills, M. (2016):
Analysing the diversity of the caprine melanocortin 1 receptor (MC1R) in goats with distinct geographic origins. Small Ruminant Res 145: 7-11
Manunza, A.; Noce, A.; Serradilla, J. M.; Goyache, F.; Martinez, A.; Capote, J.; Delgado, J. V.; Jordana, J.; Munoz, E.; Molina, A.; Landi, V.; Pons, A.; Balteanu, V.; Traore, A.; Vidilla, M.; Sanchez-Rodriguez, M.; Sanchez, A.; Cardoso, T. F.; Amills, M. (2016):
A genome-wide perspective about the diversity and demographic history of seven Spanish goat breeds. Genet Sel Evol 48: ARTN 52
Noce, A.; Pazzola, M.; Dettori, M. L.; Amills, M.; Castello, A.; Cecchinato, A.; Bittante, G.; Vacca, G. M. (2016):
Variations at regulatory regions of the milk protein genes are associated with milk traits and coagulation properties in the Sarda sheep. Anim Genet 47: 717-726
Noce, A.; Amills, M.; Manunza, A.; Muwanika, V.; Muhangi, D.; Aliro, T.; Mayega, J.; Ademun, R.; Sanchez, A.; Egbhalsaied, S.; Mercade, A.; Masembe, C. (2015):
East African pigs have a complex Indian, Far Eastern and Western ancestry. Anim Genet 46: 433-436
Pazzola, M.; Piras, G.; Noce, A.; Dettori, M. L.; Vacca, G. M. (2015):
Evaluation of the rapid assay Betastar Combo 3.0 for the detection of Penicillin, Amoxicillin, Cefazolin and Oxytetracycline in individual sheep milk. Small Ruminant Res 124: 127-131
Pazzola, M.; Dettori, M. L.; Pira, E.; Noce, A.; Paschino, P.; Vacca, G. M. (2014):
Effect of polymorphisms at the casein gene cluster on milk renneting properties of the Sarda goat. Small Ruminant Res 117: 124-130
Pazzola, M.; Dettori, M. L.; Piras, G.; Pira, E.; Manca, F.; Puggioni, O.; Noce, A.; Vacca, G. M. (2013):
The Effect of Long-term Freezing on Renneting Properties of Sarda Sheep Milk. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus 78: 275-279