Table 2

Correlations among true breeding values (TBV), polygenic EBVs, genomic breeding values estimated using markers selected on phenotype (GEBV1 and GEBV2) and on polygenic EBVs (GEBV3 and GEBV4) for the animals of the PREDICTION generations (4–6)

TBV

EBV

GEBV1

GEBV2

GEBV3

GEBV4


TBV

*

0.12

0.55

0.77

0.55

0.53

EBV

*

0.17

0.27

0.44

0.51

GEBV1

*

0.71

0.68

0.36

GEBV2

*

0.71

0.82

GEBV3

*

0.76

GEBV4

*


Macciotta et al. BMC Proceedings 2009 3(Suppl 1):S14   doi:10.1186/1753-6561-3-S1-S14

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