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William M Muir

Awards & Honors

(2012) Organizing Committee. International Congress of Genetics Scotland.

(2007) Outstanding Graduate Educator. Purdue University.

(2005) Outstanding Graduate Educator (ANSC). Purdue University.

(2001) Distinguished Alumni. Springfield College in Illinios.

(1997) Merck Research Award for Achievement. Poultry Science.

(1996) Animal Well-Being Award. American Poultry Science Association.

Patents

Muir, W. M. Incorporation of Competitive Effects in Breeding Programs with Full BLUP Selection. U.S. Patent No. P-00014.P1.US. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Muir, W. M. Incorporation of Competitive Effects in Breeding Programs with Group-Group Selection. U.S. Patent No. P-00014.P2.US. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Muir, W. M. Incorporation of Competitive Effects in Breeding Programs with Group-Group Selection. U.S. Patent No. P-00014.P3.US. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Selected Publications

Thapa, R., Muir, W. M., & Rainey, K. M. (2018). Population and quantitative genomic properties of the USDA soybean germplasm collection. Plant Genetic Resources, 16(6), 513-523. doi:https://doi.org/10.1017/S1479262118000102

Muir, W. M., Lossie, A., Lo, C., Timm, F., Liu, Y., Whitney, G., & Zhou, F. (2014). Implications of genomic signatures in the differential vulnerability to fetal alcohol exposure in C57BL/6 and DBA/2 mice. Front. Genet, doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00173. Retrieved from http://doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00173

Klein, J. D., Sherrill, J. B., Morello, G. M., Miguel, P. J., Ding, Z., Liangpunsakul, S., . . . Lossie, A. C. (2014). A Snapshot of the Hepatic Transcriptome: Ad Libitum Alcohol IntakeSuppresses Expression of Cholesterol Synthesis Genes inAlcohol-Preferring (P) Rats. PLoS One, 9(12). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0110501

Muir, W. M., Bijma, P., & Ellen, E. (2014). Response to Commentary on "Examples of overlooking common sense solutions:the domestication gene and selection against mortality. Front. Genet.,, 30-Sep-14. Retrieved from http://doi: 10.3389/fgene.2014.00173

Muir, W. M., Chang, C., Cheng, H., Delany, M., & Brugmann, S. (2014). The cellular and molecular etiology of the craniofacial defects in the avian ciliopathic mutant, talpid. Development, 141, 3003-3012. Retrieved from http:// doi:10.1242/dev.105924

Lo, C.-, Muir, W. M., Lossie, A. C., Liu, Y., Timm, F., Gray, W. G., . . . Zhou, F. C. (2014). GENOMIC ANALYSIS REVEALS ALCOHOL VULNERABILITY DIFFERENCES BETWEENC57BL/6 AND DBA/2 MICE. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38(1, SI), 5A.

Croney, C. C., Widmar, N. O., Muir, W. M., & Ni, J. (2015). Animal welfare and food production in the 21st century: Scientific and social responsibility challenges. Animal Environment and Welfare - Proceedings of International Symposium, 259-268.

Muir, W. M. (2013). Comparison and Contrast of Genes and Biological Pathways Responding to Marek's Disease Virus Infection Using Allele-Specific Expression and Differential Expression in Broiler and Layer Chickens. BMC Genomics, 14, 64-70.

Muir, W. M. (2013). Genetics and the Behaviour of Chickens: Welfare and Productivity. In Genetics and the Behaviour of Domestic Animals, 2nd Edition. (2, 30-Jan). Academic Press.

Muir, W. M. (2013). Genome-wide analysis of genes associated with moderate and high DDT resistance in Drosophila melanogaster. Pest Management Science, 69, 930-937.

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