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Porcine Capabilities

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Parentage Capabilities

Eurofins Agrigenomics rapidly delivers your parentage testing results at a turnaround time faster than the industry standard. Breed-specific customizations are simple with GBS parentage panels and can allow up to 2500 markers to allow for additional trait analysis. Our team of experts has experience assisting organizations with the transition from STR (microsatellite) to SNP parentage in a timely and affordable manner.

SNP parentage markers are available on:

  • Affymetrix Arrays
  • Illumina BeadChips
  • GBS Platforms

Inquire for more details on how we can assist your operation!


Customizable Product Offerings

We have endless low, medium, and high-density custom panel capabilities across all species with competitive pricing and fast, customizable product development for the following:

  • Affymetrix Axiom arrays
  • Illumina BeadChips
  • Panels for a multitude of platforms including GBS, Sanger Sequencing, Fluidigm EP1, & others

Custom arrays can be designed in as quickly as 1-4 months.


 Additional Porcine Products

  • Affymetrix Axiom Porcine Breeders Array -55K
  • Affymetrix Axiom Porcine Array -650K
  • Illumina PorcineSNP60 BeadChip -60K


Product Details

Affymetrix Axiom Porcine Breeders Array -55K

  • 55,150 markers
  • 42 trait-specific markers selected by USDA
  • 64 parentage markers, including ISAG core markers
  • Targeted for commercial breeds including:
    • Large White
    • Landrace
    • Duroc
    • Pietrain

Affymetrix Axiom Porcine Array -650K

  • 658,692 markers covering commercial and non-commercial pig breeds selected for their relevance to world-wide breeding programs

Illumina PorcineSNP60 BeadChip -60K

  • 64,232 markers selected by The Porcine SNP Chip Consortium from more than 510,000 SNPs
  • Targeted for multiple porcine breeds including:
    • Large White
    • Landrace
    • Duroc
    • Pietrain