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At Institute of Genetics the molecular genetic alterations leading to hereditary diseases and other hereditary traits of domestic animals are investigated. We also contribute to the international efforts to analyze the genomes of the dog, cat, horse, cattle, sheep and goat.

The Next Generation Sequencing Platform (NGSP) is an interfaculty core facility and supports cutting-edge sequencing experiments. The NGSP is located in the laboratories of the Institute of Genetics.