Table 3

Prediction mean squared errors (± standard errors) by trait: Jerseys.1

Network

Fat yield (pedigree)

Fat yield (genomic)

Milk yield (pedigree)

Milk yield (genomic)

Protein yield (pedigree)

Protein yield (genomic)


Linear

1.19 ± 0.07

0.86 ± 0.05

1.09 ± 0.05

0.88 ± 0.04

1.00 ± 0.04

0.75 ± 0.07

1 neuron

1.01 ± 0.04

0.74 ± 0.03

0.99 ± 0.04

0.81 ± 0.03

0.97 ± 0.04

0.71 ± 0.04

2 neurons

0.93 ± 0.05

0.70 ± 0.03

0.96 ± 0.05

0.76 ± 0.04

1.02 ± 0.04

0.72 ± 0.04

3 neurons

0.92 ± 0.04

0.71 ± 0.03

0.98 ± 0.02

0.78 ± 0.04

0.96 ± 0.06

0.80 ± 0.04

4 neurons

0.99 ± 0.04

0.84 ± 0.04

0.98 ± 0.04

0.72 ± 0.04

0.90 ± 0.06

0.70 ± 0.03

5 neurons

0.99 ± 0.04

0.86 ± 0.04

1.00 ± 0.05

0.80 ± 0.04

0.93 ± 0.04

0.77 ± 0.04

6 neurons

0.95 ± 0.03

0.77 ± 0.04

1.02 ± 0.05

0.79 ± 0.03

0.95 ± 0.03

0.76 ± 0.05


1Results are the average of 20 runs based on random partitions on the data

Gianola et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:87   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-87

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