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158 Rodríguez-Sanz, CE., Sevane, N., Dunner, S. 2019. Genetics of equine metabolic syndrome. Veterinary Record 185, 148.
 157  Sevane, N., Sanz C.R, Dunner, S., 2019. Explicit evidence for a missense mutation in exon 4 of SLC45A2 gene causing the pearl coat dilution in horses. Animal Genetics, doi: 10.1111/age.12784.
156 Pitt, D., Sevane, N., Nicolazzi, E.L., MacHugh, D.E., Park, S.D.E., Colli, L., Martinez, R., Bruford, M.W., Orozco-terWengel, P., 2019. Domestication of cattle: two or three events? Evolutionary Applications 12, 123-136
 155 Pitt, D., Bruford, M.W., Barbato, M., Orozco-terWengel, P., Martínez, R., Sevane, N.,  2018. Demography and rapid local adaptation shape Creole cattle genome diversity in the tropics. Evolutionary Applications, 12: 105-122. DOI:  10.1111/eva.12641.
 154  Sevane, N., Martínez, R., Bruford, M.W., 2019. Genome-wide differential DNA methylation in tropically adapted Creole cattle and their Iberian ancestors. Animal Genetics, doi: 10.1111/age.12731.
 153 Cortés, O., Eusebi, P., Dunner, S., Sevane, N., Cañón, J., 2019. Comparison of diversity parameters from SNP, microsatellites and pedigree records in the Lidia cattle breed. Livestock Science. 219: 80-85.
152 Eusebi, P.G., Cortés, O., Dunner, S. Cañón, J. 2018Detection of selection signatures for agonistic behavior in cattleJournal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 135:170-177.
151 Ginja, C., Gama, L.T., Martínez, A., Sevane, N., Martin-Burriel, I., Lanari, M.R., Revidatti, M.A., Aranguren-Méndez, J.A., Bedotti, D.O., Ribeiro, M.N, Sponenberg, P., Aguirre, E.L., Alvarez-Franco, L.A., Menezes, M.P.C., Chacón, E., Galarza, A., Gómez-Urviola, N., Martínez-López, O.R., Pimenta-Filho, E.C., da Rocha, L.L., Stemmer, A., Landi, V., Delgado-Bermejo, J.V. 2018. Genetic diversity and patterns of population structure in Creole goats from the Americas. Animal Genetics doi: 10.1111/age.12529.
150 Sevane, N., Cortés, O., Gama, L.T., Martínez, A.,  Zaragoza, P., Amills, M., Bedotti, D.O.,  Bruno de Sousa, C., Cañon, J., Dunner, S., Ginja, C., Lanari, M.R., Landi, V., Sponenberg, P., Delgado, J.V., and the BioGoat Consortium. 2018. Dissection of the Iberian and African genetic contributions to Creole goat populations. Animal doi:10.1017/S1751731117003627.
149 Eusebi P.G., Cortés O., Dunner S., Cañón J. 2018. Genetic diversity analysis of the Mexican and Spanish Lidia populations and its relationships by using a subset of non-linked SNPs. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias9:118-134.
148 Ginja, C, Cortés, O, Martínez, A.M., Gama, L.T., Delgado, J.V., Cañón, J., Amills, M., de Sousa, C.B., Zaragoza, P., Landi, V., Sevane, N., and The BioGoat Consortium. 2018. Conservation of Goat Populations from Southwestern Europe Based on Molecular Diversity Criteria. Chapter 29. In: Sustainable Goat Production In Adverse Environments. Vol. 1 Welfare, Health and Breeding. Coord.: João Simões and Carlos Gutiérrez. Ed.: Springer. Berlin, Germany. (In Press).
147 Eusebi, P. G., Cortés, O., Dunner, S., Cañón, J. 2017. Genomic diversity and population structure of Mexican and Spanish bovine Lidia breed. Animal Genetics, 48: 682-685.
146 Menéndez-Buxadera, A., Cortés, O., Cañon, J. 2017. Genetic (co)variance and plasticity of behavioural traits in Lidia bovine breed. Italian Journal of Animal Science, 16:208-216.
145 Sevane, N., Cañon, J., García-Eusebi, P., Gil, I, Dunner, S. 2017. Red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) de-novo transcriptome assembly and adentification of gene-related markers. Genomics Data, 11:132-134.
144 Cortés, O., Dunner, S., Gama,  L.T., Martínez, A.M., Delgado,  J.V., Ginja, C., Jiménez,  L.M., Jordana, J.,  Luis, C., Oom,  M.M., Sponenberg, D.P., Zaragoza, P., Biohorse Consortium and J.L.Vega-Pla. 2017. The legacy of Columbus in American horse populations assessed by microsatellite markersJournal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 134: 340-350. DOI: 10.1111/jbg.12255.
143 Barquín, F., Crespo,  Mª J., Vieito, A., Chomón, N., Fernández, M., Cañon, J., y de Argüello, S. 2016. The bovine Monchina breed: characteristics of the breed and of its conservation program. Archivos de Zootecnia, 65: 413-415.
142 Eusebi, P.G., Cortés, O., Dunner, S., Cañón, J. 2016. Genetic diversity of the Mexican Lidia bovine breed and its divergence from the Spanish population. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 134: 332-339. doi:10.1111/jbg.12251.
141 Sevane, N., Dunner, S., Boado, A., Cañón. J. 2016. Polymorphisms in ten candidate genes are associated with conformational and locomotive traits in Spanish Purebred horses. Journal of Applied Genetics. 58: 355-361. DOI 10.1007/s13353-016-0385-y
140 Sevane, N., Dunner, S., Boado, A., Cañón, J. 2016. Candidate gene analysis of osteochondrosis in Spanish Purebred horses. Animal Genetics, 47: 570-578. doi: 10.1111/age.12453.
139 Cortés, O., Martinez, A.M., Cañon, J., Sevane, N., Gama, L.T., Ginja, C., Landi, V., Zaragoza, P., Carolino, N., Vicente, A., Sponenberg, P., Delgado, J.V. and for the BioPig Consortium. 2016. Conservation priorities of Iberoamerican pig breeds and their ancestors based on microsatellite information. Heredity, 117: 14-24. doi:10.1038/hdy.2016.21
138 Martínez, A., Gama, L.T., Delgado, J.V., Cañón, J., et al. 2015. The Southwestern fringe of Europe as an important reservoir of caprine biodiversity. Genetics Selection Evolution, 47: 86. DOI 10.1186/s12711-015-0167-8.
137  Bruford, M.W., Ginja, C., et al. 2015. Prospects and challenges for the conservation of farm animal genomic resources,2015-2025. Frontiers in Genetics, vol. 6, article 314.
136  Cortés, O., Vega-Pla, J.L., Berruezo, A., Chomon, N., Oom, M.M., Dunner, S., Delgado, J.V., Gama, L., Ginja, C., Jordana, J., Landi, V., Luis, C., Martin-Burriel, I., Martínez, A.M., Zaragoza, P., Cañón, J. y BioHorse Consortium. 2015. Posicionamiento genético de la raza equina Hispano-Bretón. Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 5: 70-77.
135  Sevane, N., Cañón, J., Williams, J.L., Leveziel, H., Valentini, A., Dunner, S., & GemQual Consortium. 2015. SNPs included in candidate genes involved in muscle, lipid and energy metabolism behave like neutral markers. Animal Production Science, 55: 1164-1171DOI:
134 Cortés,O., Carleos, C., Baro, J.A., Fernández, M., Villa, A., Menendez Buxadera, A., Cañon, J. 2015. Realized genetic parameters of growth and reproductive traits after 25 years of selection in the Asturiana de los Valles beef cattle breed. Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 5:78-86.
133 Sevane, N., Cañón, J., Gil, I., Dunner, S. 2015. Transcriptomic characterization of innate and acquired immune responses in red-legged partridges (Alectoris rufa): a resource for immuno-ecology and robustness selection. PLoS ONE, 10:e0136776.
132 Cañón, J., Gallardo, C., Dunner, S., Sevane, N., Cortés, O., Bishop, R., Arias, M., Sánchez-Vizcaíno, J.M., Carleos, C., 2015. Caracterización genética mediante un chip de media densidad de poblaciones porcinas frente a la infección con nuevas variantes del virus de la peste porcina africana. Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 5: 60-69.
131  Sevane, N., Nute, G., Sañudo, C., Cortés, O., Cañón, J., Williams, JL, Dunner, S. and the GemQual Consortium. 2014. Muscle lipid composition in bulls from fifteen European breeds. Livestock Science 160: 1–11.
130  Martínez-Camblor, P., Carleos, C., Baro, J.A., Cañon, J., 2014. Standard statistical tools for the breed allocation problem. Journal of Applied Statistics, 41: 1848-1856. DOI: 10.1080/02664763.2014.898136
129  Camacho, L.,, Peña, L., González-Gil, A., Martín-Ruiz, A.,Dunner, S., Illera, J.C., 2014. Immunohistochemical Vascular Factor Expression in Canine Inflammatory Mammary Carcinoma. Veterinary Pathology, 51: 737-748.
128  Sevane, N., Bialade, F., Velasco, S., Rebolé, A., Rodríguez, M.L., Ortiz, L.T., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 2014. Dietary inulin supplementation modifies significantly the liver transcriptomic profile of broiler chickensPLoS ONE, Vol. 9, issue 6, e98942.
127 Cortés, O., Sevane, N., Baro, J.A., Cañón, J., 2014. Pedigree analysis of a highly fragmented population, the Lidia cattle breed. Livestock Science, 167:1-8.
126  Cañón J., Sevane N., Méndez R.S., Cortés O., Barquín F., Crespo M.J., Dunner S., Francesch A. 2013. Posicionamiento genético de dos poblaciones de gallinas pedresas mediante la utilización de microsatélites. Actas Iberoamericanas de Conservación Animal, 2013: 123-132.
125 Sevane, N., Levéziel, H., Nute, R.G., Sañudo, C., Valentini, A., Williams, J., Dunner, S., 2014. Phenotypic and genotypic background underlying variations in fatty acid composition and sensory parameters in European bovine breeds. Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology. Article URL:
124 Sevane N., Armstrong E., Wiener P., Pong Wong R., Dunner S., the GemQual Consortium. 2014. Polymorphisms in twelve candidate genes are associated with growth, muscle lipid profile and meat quality traits in eleven European cattle breeds. Molecular Biology Reports41:4721–4731.
123 Promerová, M., L. S. Andersson, R. Juras, M. C. T. Penedo, M. Reissmann, T. Tozaki, R. Bellone, S. Dunner, P. Horín, F. Imsland, P. Imsland, S. Mikko, D. Modrý, K. H. Roed, D. Schwochow, J. L. Vega-Pla, H. Mehrabani-Yeganeh, N. Yousefi-Mashouf, E. G. Cothran, G. Lindgren and L. Andersson. 2013. Worldwide frequency distribution of the ‘Gait keeper’ mutation in the DMRT3 gene. Animal Genetics, 45: 274–282.


Clemente, M., Rodríguez Sánchez-Archidona, A., Sardón, D., Díez, I., Martín-Ruiz, A., Caceres, S., Sassi, F., Pérez-Alenza, M.D., Illera, J.C., Dunner, S., Peña, L., 2013. Different role of COX-2 and angiogenesis in canine inflammatory and non-inflammatory mammary cancer. The Veterinary Journal,  197: 427–432.


Ginja, C., Gama, L.T., Cortés, O., Delgado, J.V., Dunner, S., García, D., Landi, V., Martín-Burriel, I., Martínez-Martínez, A., Penedo, M.C.T., Rodellar, C., Zaragoza, P.O., Cañon, J., 2013. Analysis of conservation priorities of Iberoamerican cattle based on autosomal microsatellite markers. Genetics, Selection and Evolution, 45: 1-18.


Dunner, S., Sevane, N., Garcia, D., Cortés, O., Valentini, A., Williams, J.L., Mangin, B., Cañón, J., Leveziel, H., and the GeMQual Consortium, 2013. Association of genes involved in carcass and meat quality traits in fifteen European bovine breeds. Livestock Science,  154: 34-44.


Sevane, N., Armstrong, E., Cortés, O., Wiener, P., Pong Wong, R., Dunner, S., and the GemQual Consortium, 2013. Association of bovine meat quality traits with genes included in the PPARG and PPARGC1A networks. Meat Science, 94: 328-335.


Dunner, S., Sevane, N., Garcia, D., Leveziel, H., Williams, J.L., Mangin, B., Valentini, A. and the GeMQual Consortium, 2013. Genes involved in muscle lipid composition in 15 European Bos taurus breeds. Animal Genetics, 44: 493-501.


Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Vasquez, L., Villarroel, M., Dunner, S., 2012. Fatty acid food source affects expression of genes envolved in the stress response in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus). Journal of Biological Research-Thessaloniki, 19: 30-37.


Martínez, A., Gama, L.T., Cañón, J., et al., 2012Genetic footprints of Iberian cattle in America 500 years after the arrival of Columbus. PLoS ONE,e49066. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0049066.


Jiménez, L.M., Méndez, S., Dunner, S., Cañón, J., Cortés, O., 2012. Colombian Creole horse breeds: Same origin but different Diversity. Genetics and Molecular Biology, 35: 790-796.


Baro, J.A., Carleos, C., Menendez-Buxadera, A., Rodriguez-Castañon., A., Cañon, J., 2012. Genetic variability underlying maternal traits of Asturiana de la Montaña beef cattle. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research, 10: 69-73.


Delgado, J.V., Martínez, A., Acosta, A., Álvarez, L.A., Armstrong, E., Camacho, E., Cañón, J., Cortés, O., Dunner, S., Landi, V., Marques, J.R., Martín-Burriel, I., Martínez, O.R., Martínez, R.D., Melluci, L., Muñoz, J.E., Penedo, C., Postiglioni, A., Quiróz, J., Rodellar, C., Sponenberg, O., Uffo, O., Ulloa-Arvizu, R., Vega-Pla, J.L. Villalobos, A., Zambrano, D., Zaragoza, P., Gama, L.T., Ginja. C., 2012. Genetic characterization of Latin-American Creole cattle using microsatellite markers. Animal Genetics, 43: 2-10.


Martín-Burriel, I., Rodellar, C, Cañon, J., Cortes, O., Dunner, S., Vincenzo, L., Martinez, A., Gama, L.T., Ginja, C., Zaragoza, P., Delgado, J.V., 2011. A global diversity and phylogenetic study of Iberian cattle using microsatellites. Journal of Animal Science, 89: 893-906.


Cañón, J., García, D., Delgado, J.V., Dunner, S., Gama, L.T., Landi, V., Martín-Burriel, I., Martínez, A., Penedo, C., Rodellar, C., Zaragoza, P., Ginja, C., 2011. Relative breed contributions to neutral genetic diversity of a comprehensive representation of Iberian native cattle. Animal, 5: 1323-1334.


Sevane, N., Dunner, S., Garcia-Atance, M.A., Cañon, J., 2011. Restocked and non-restocked populations genetic composition: a case study in red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa). Journal of Biological Research, 16:266-273.


Cortés, O., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Dunner, S., Fernández, J., Cañón, J., 2011. Y chromosome genetic diversity in the Lidia bovine breed: a highly fragmented population. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 128:491-498.


Sevane, N., Crespo, I., Cañón, J., and Dunner, S., 2010. A Primer Extension assay for simultaneous use in cattle genotype assisted selection, parentage and traceability analysis. Livestock Science, 137:141-150.


Warmuth, V., Eriksson, A., Bower, M.A., Cañon, J., Cothran, G., Distl, O., Glowatzki-Mullis, M.L., Hunt, H., Luis, C., do Mar Oom, M., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Zabek, T., Manica, A., 2011. European domestic horses originated in two holocene refugia. PloS ONE, 6: e18194.


Sevane, N., S. Dunner, S. Celorio, B. Sañudo, A. González, J.A. García, S. de Argüello, F. Barquín, Mª J. Crespo, N. Chomón, L. A. Calderón Y J. Cañón. 2011. The production ability of the Pasiega bovine breed inferred from genes correlated with production traits. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:413-416.


Pérez, R., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 2010. Genes associated with long-chain omega-3 fatty acids in bovine skeletal muscle. Journal of Applied Genetics51: 479-487


Méndez, S., S. Dunner, J.A. García, S. de Argüello, Mª J. Crespo, N. Chomón, L. A. Calderón, B. Sañudo, J. Cañón. 2010. Characterization of the Cantabric water dog. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:405-408.


Pariset, L., Mariotti, M., Nardone, A., Soysa, M.I., Ozkan, E., Williams, J.L. Dunner, S., Leveziel, H., Maróti-Agóts, A.,  Bodo, I., & Valentini, A., 2010. Relationships between Podolic cattle breeds assessed by single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) genotyping. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 127: 481–488.


Saínz, R.,  J.A. García, S. de Argüello, F. Barquín, Mª J. Crespo, N. Chomón, L. A. Calderón, J. Cañón. 2011. Genetic structure of the Tudanca bovine breed inferred from the genealogical information. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:401-404.


Martínez, R., Dunner, S., Toro, R., Tobón, J., Gallego, J., Cañón, J., 2010.Effect of polymorphisms in the Slc11a1 coding region on resistance to brucellosis by macrophages in vitro and after challenge in two Bos breeds (Blanco Orejinegro and Zebu). Genetics and Molecular Biology, 33: 463-470.


Celorio, S, S. de Argüello, F. Barquín, Mª J. Crespo, N. Chomón, C. Cimadevilla, L. A. Calderón,  J. Cañón. 2011. Farm structural characterization of the Pasiega local bovine breed. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:409-412.


Parra, D., García, D., Méndez, S., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 2010.High Mutation Rates in Canine tetranucleotide Microsatellites: Too Much Risk for Genetic Compatibility Purposes?. The Open Forensic Science Journal, 3: 9-13.


Méndez, S., S. Dunner, B. Sañudo,  J.A. García, S. de Argüello, F. Barquín, N. Chomón, L. A. Calderón, Y  J. Cañón. 2011. Population genetic parameters of the sheep populations from the Comunidad Autónoma de Cantabria. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:421-424.


Cortés O., I. Tupac-Yupanqui, M.A. García-Atance, S. Dunner, J. Fernández, J. Cañón. 2011. Paternal genetic variability into the lidia bovine breed. Archivos de Zootecnia, 60:417-420.


Laloë, D., Moazami-Goudarzi, K., Lenstra, J.A., Ajmone-Marsan, P., Azor, P., Baumung, R., Bradley, D.G., Bruford, M.W., Cañón, J., Dolf, G., Dunner, S., Erhardt, G., Hewitt, G., Kantanen, J., Obexer-Ruff, G., Olsaker, I., Rodellar, C., Valentini, V., Wiener, P., European Cattle Genetic Diversity Consortium and Econogene Consortium. 2010. Spatial trends of genetic variation of domestic ruminants in Europe. Diversity, 2: 932-945.


Schulz, U, Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Martínez, A., Méndez, S., Delgado, J.V., Gómez, M., Dunner, S., Cañón, J. 2010. The Canarian camel: a traditional dromedary populationDiversity, 2: 561-571.


Boettcher, P.J., Tixier-Boichard, M., Toro, M.A., Simianer, H., Eding, H., Gandini, G., Joost, S., Garcia, D., Colli, L., Ajmone-Marsan, P., and the GLOBALDIV Consortium, 2010. Objectives, criteria and methods for using molecular genetic data in priority setting for conservation of animal genetic resourcesAnimal Genetics, 41 (Suppl. 1): 64-77.


Tupac-Yupanqui, I, S. Dunner, B. Sañudo, A. González, S. de Argüello, F. Barquín, Mª J. Crespo, N. Chomón, C. Cimadevilla, L. A. Calderón, M. Fernández Y J. Cañón. 2010. Genetic characterization of the Caballo Monchino breed and its relationships with other Spanish local equine breeds.Archivos de Zootecnia, 60: 425-428.


Sevane, N., Cortés, O., García, D., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 2009. New Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in Alectoris identified using chicken genome information allow Alectoris introgression detection. Molecular Ecology Resources, 10: 205-213.


Williams, J.L., Dunner, S., Valentín, A., Mazza, R., Amarger, V., Checa, M.L., Crisà, A., Razzaq, N., Delourme, D., Grandjean, F., Marchitelli, C., García, D., Gomez, R.P., Negrini, R., Ajmone-Marsan, P., Levéziel, H., 2009. Discovery, characterization and validation of single nucleotide polymorphisms within 206 bovine genes that may be considered as candidate genes for beef production and quality. Animal Genetics, 40: 486-491.


Carleos, C., Baro, J.A., Villa, A., Cañon, J., 2009. Genetic parameter estimation with a mixed inheritance model in Asturiana de los Valles beef cattle breed. Archivos de Zootecnia, 58: 549-552.


Negrini, R., Nicoloso, L., Crepaldi, P., Milanesi, E., Marino, R., Perini, D., Pariste, L., Dunner, S., Leveziel, H., Williams, J.L., Ajmone-Marsan, P., 2009. Assessing SNP markers for assigning individuals to cattle populations. Animal Genetics40: 18-26.


Pérez, P., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Dunner, S., 2008. Evaluation of suitable reference genes for gene expression studies in bovine muscular tissue. BMC Molecular Biology, 9: 79. (


Negrini, R., Nicoloso, L., Crepaldi, P., Milanesi, E., Marino, R., Perini, D., Pariste, L., Dunner, S., Leveziel, H., Williams, J.L., Ajmone-Marsan, P., 2008. Traceability of four European Protected Geographic Indication (PGI) beef products using Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNP) and Bayesian statistics. Meat Science, 80: 1212-1217.


Cortés, O., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Dunner, S., García-Atance, M.A., García, D.,Fernández, J., Cañón, J., 2008. Ancestral matrilineages and mitochondrial DNA diversity of the Lidia cattle breed. Animal Genetics,  39: 649-954.


Martinez, R., Toro, R., Montoya, F., Burbano, M., Tobón, J., Gallego, J., Dunner, S., Cañón, J., 2008. Bovine SLC11A1 3’ UTR SSCP genotype evaluated by a macrophage in vitro killing assay employing a Brucella abortus strain. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 125: 271–279.


Cañon, J., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Garcia-Atance, M. A., Cortes, O., Garcia, D., Fernandez, J., Dunner, S., 2008. Genetic variation within the Lidia bovine breed. Animal Genetics, 39: 439-445.


Martínez, R. A, García, D., Gallego, J. L., Onofre, G., Pérez, J., Cañón, J., 2008. Genetic variability in Colombian Creole cattle populations estimated by pedigree information. Journal of Animal Science, 86: 545-552.


Menéndez-Buxadera,A., Carleos, C., Baro, J. A., Villa, A., Cañón, J., 2008. Multi-trait and random regression approaches for addressing the wide range of weaning ages in Asturiana de los Valles beef cattle for genetic parameter estimation. Journal of Animal Science, 86: 278-286.


Parra, D., Mendez, S., Cañon, J., Dunner, S., 2008. Genetic differentiation in pointing dog breeds inferred from microsatellites and mitochondrial DNA sequence. Animal Genetics, 39: 1-7.


Martinez, R.A., Dunner, S., Barrera, G., Cañon, J., 2008. Novel variants within the coding regions of the Slc11A1 gene identified in Bos taurus and Bos indicus breeds. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 125: 57-62


Cortes, O.; Dunner, S.; Garcia-Atance, M. A., et al., 2007. Female origins in the fighting-bull breed. Archivos de Zootecnia, 56: 397-402.


Canon, J.; Fernandez, J.; Garcia-Atance, M. A., et al., 2007. Genetic relationship among fighting-bull breeders by their historic origin. Archivos de Zootecnia, 56: 383-390.


Cañón, J., Cortés, O., García, D., García-Atance, M.A., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Dunner, S., 2007. Distribution of the genetic variability in the Fighting bull breed. Archivos de Zootecnia, 56: 397-402.


Naderi, S. , Rezaei, H.-R., Taberlet, P., Zundel, S., Rafat, S.-A., Naghash, H.-R., El-Barody, M.A.A., Ertugrul, O., Pompanon, for the Econogene Consortium, 2007. Large-scale mitochondrial DNA analysis of the domestic goat reveals six haplogroups with high diversity. PLoS ONE, 2: art. no. e1012.  


Negrini, R., Nijman, I.J., Milanesi, E., Moazami-Goudarzi, K., Williams, J.L., Erhardt, G., Dunner, S., Rodellar, C., Valentini, A., Bradley, D.G.,Olsaker, I., Kantanen, J., Ajmone Marsan, P., Lenstra, J.A., for the European Cattle Genetic Diversity Consortium. 2007. Differentiation of European cattle by AFLP fingerprinting. Animal Genetics,38: 60-66


Sánchez-Archidona; A.R., Jiménez, M.A.Pérez-Alenza, M.A., Silván, G., Illera, J.C., Peña, L. Dunner, S., 2007. Steroid pathway and oestrone sulphate production in canine inflammatory mammary carcinoma.Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 104: 93-99.


Cañón, J., 2006. Using molecular information in animal improvement programs. Corpoica, 7: 5-15.


Cappuccio, I., Pariset, L., Ajmone-Marsan, P., Dunner, S., Cortes, O., Erhardt, G., Lühken, G., Gutscher, K., Joost, S., Nijman, I.J., Lenstra, J.A., England, P.R., Zundel, S., Obexer-Ruff, G., Beja-Pereira, A., Valentini, A., for the Econogene Consortium, 2006. Allele frequencies and diversity parameters of 27 single nucleotide polymorphisms within and across goat breeds. Molecular Ecology Notes, 6:992-997.


Pariset, L.,Cappuccio, I., Ajmone-Marsan, P.,Bruford, M.,Dunner, S.,Cortes, O.,Erhardt, G.,Prinzenberg, E-M.,Gutscher, K.,Joost, S., Pinto-Juma, G., Nijman, I.J., Lenstra, J.A.,Perez, T.,Valentín, A., for theEconogene Consortium, 2006. Characterization of 37 breed-specific single-nucleotide polymorphisms in sheep. Journal of Heredity, 97: 531-534.


European Cattle Genetic Diversity Consortium, 2006. Marker-assisted conservation of European cattle breeds: an evaluation. Animal Genetics, 37: 475-481.


Marletta, D., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Bordonaro, S., Garcia, D., Guastella, A.M., Criscione, A., Cañon, J., Dunner, S., 2006. Analysis of genetic diversity and the determination of relationships among western Mediterranean horse breeds using microsatellite markers. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 123:315-325.


Cañón, J, García, D., García-Atance, M.A., Obexer-Ruff, G., Lenstra, J.A.Ajmone-Marsan, P., Dunner, S., and the ECONOGENE Consortium., 2006. Geographical partitioning of goat diversity in Europe and the Middle East. Animal Genetics, 37: 327-334.


Illera, JC; Pérez-Alenza, Md., Nieto, A.; Jiménez Ma.; Silvan, G.; Dunner, S.; Peña, L. 2006. Steroids and receptors in canine mammary cancer. Steroids71: 541-548.


Silva, B, Gonzalo, A., Cañón, J., 2006. Genetic parameters of aggressiveness, ferocity and mobility in the fighting bull breed. Animal Research, 55:65-70.


Pariste, L., Cappuccio, I., Ajmone Marsan, P.,  Dunner, S., Luikart, G., Obexer-Ruff, G.,  Peter, C., Marletta, D., Pilla, F., Valentín, A. 2006. Assessment of population structure by single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in goat breeds. Journal of Chromatography833:117-120 .


García, D., Martínez, A., Dunner, S., Vega-Pla, J.L., Fernández, C., Delgado, J.V., Cañón, J., 2006.Estimation of the genetic admixture composition of Iberian dry-cured ham samples using DNA multilocus genotypes. Meat Science72: 560-566.


Villarroel, M., Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Nicodemus, N., Rico, M., Cañón, J., Menoyo, D., Alvariño, M., Dunner, S. 2005. Differential gene expression in tilapia Oreochromis niloticus(L., 1758) under feeding stress. Boletín. Instituto Español de Oceanografía, 21: 261-270.


García, D., Corral, N., Cañón, J., 2005. Combining inter- and intrapopulation information with the Weitzman approach to diversity conservation. Journal of Heredity, 96:704-712.


Schulz, U., Minguez, Y., Checa, M.L., Garcia-Atance, P., Dunner, S., Garcia, D., Cañón, J., 2005The Majorero camel (Camelus dromedarius) breed. Animal Genetic Resources Information, 36: 61-72.


Sardon, D. Fuente, I. de la, Calonge, E., Perez-Alenza, M.D., Castaño, M., Dunner, S., Peña, L., 2005. H-ras Immunohistochemical Expression and Molecular Analysis of Urinary Bladder Lesions in Grazing Adult Cattle Exposed to Bracken Fern. Journal of Comparative Pathology, 132: 195-201.


Tupac-Yupanqui, I., Baro, J.A., Dunner, S., 2004. Effects of DGAT1 alleles on milk and components traits in Spanish Holstein breed. Archivosde Zootecnia53: 293-299.


Miretti, M.M., Dunner, S., Naves, M., Contel, E.P., Ferro, J.A., 2004. Predominant African-derived mtDNA in Caribbean and Brazilian creole cattle is also found in Spanish cattle (Bos taurus). Journal of Heredity, 95: 450-453.


Aguirre, E.; Sainz, A.; Dunner, S.; Amusategui, I.; Lopez, L.; Rodriguez-Franco, F.; Luaces, I.; Cortes, O.; Tesouro, M.A. 2004. First isolation and molecular characterization of Ehrlichia canis in Spain. Veterinary Parasitology125: 365-372.


Fernandez, C., Barroso, A., Cañon, J., Dunner, S., 2004. Myostatin dominant negative allele products interact positively with wild type monomers. Animal Biotechnology, 15: 133-143.


Wiener, P., Burton D., Ajmone-Marsan, P, Dunner, S., Mommens, G., Nijman I., Valentini, A., Zaragoza P., WilliamsJ.L., 2003.Signatures of selection? Patterns of microsatellite diversity on a chromosome containing a selected locus. Heredity, 90: 350-358.


Beja-Pereira, A., Alexandrino, P., Bessa, I., Carretero, Y., Dunner, S., Ferrand, N., Jordana, J., Laloe, D., Moazami-Goudarzi,K., Sanchez A., Cañon, J., 2003.Genetic characterization of South Western European bovine breeds: an historical and biogeographical reassessment with a set of 16 microsatellites. Journal of Heredity, 94: 243-250.


Carleos, C. , Baro, J.A., Corral, N., Cañon, J., 2003.Asymptotic variances of QTL estimators with selective DNA pooling. Journal of Heredity94: 175-179.


Jordana J., Alexandrino P., Beja-Pereira A., Bessa I., Cañon J., Carretero Y., Dunner S., Laloë D., Moazami-Goudarzi K., Sanchez A., Ferran N., 2003Genetic structure of eighteen local south european beef cattle breeds by comparative F-statistics analysisJournal of Animal Breeding and Genetics120: 73-87.


Gutierrez, J.P., Altarriba, J., Diaz, C., Quintanilla, R., Cañón, J., Piedrafita, J., 2003Pedigree analysis of eight Spanish beef cattle breeds.Genetics Selection and Evolution35: 43-63.


Dunner, S., Miranda, M.E., Amigues, Y., Cañon, J., Georges, M., Hanset, R., Williams, J., Ménissier, F., 2003. Haplotype diversity of the myostatin gene among beef cattle breeds Genetics Selection and Evolution35: 103-118.


Parra, D., Dolf, G., Dunner, S., 2003Contribution of a new set of canine microsatellites to the knowledge of the canine genetic map.Animal Genetics34: 69-70.


Miranda, M.E., Amigues, Y., Boscher, M. Y., Ménissier, F., Cortés, O., Dunner, S., 2002Simultaneous genotyping to detect myostatin gene polymorphism in beef cattle breeds. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 119: 361-366.


Silva, B., Cañon, J., 2002. Análisis de variables categóricas mediante el procedimiento CATMOD de SAS: Aplicación a datos de cruzamiento industrial en bovino. ITEA, 98: 256-263.


Checa, M.L., Dunner, S., Cañón, J., 2002. Prediction of X and Y chromosome content in bovine sperm by using DNA pools through capillary electrophoresis. Theriogenology, 58: 1579-1586.


García, D., Cañon, J., Dunner, S., 2002Genetic location of inheritable traits through association studies: A review. Current Genomics, 3: 188-200.


García, D., Parra, D., Carleos, C., Cañón, J., 2002. Sib-parentage testing using molecular markers when parents are unknown. Animal Genetics, 33: 364-371.


Miranda, M. E., Ménissier, F., Cañon, J., Vallejo, M., Boscher, M.Y., Dunner. S., 2002Myostatin gene polymorphism and double muscling expression in cattle breeds: preliminary resultsProc. of the 7 th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv.. Vol. XXXIII, pp 67-70


Silva, B., Gonzalo, A., Cañón. J., 2002Genetic parameters of behavioural traits in the bovine (Bos taurus). Proc. of the 7 th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv..Vol. XXXII, pp 83-86.


Baro, J. A., Carleos, C., Cañón, J., .2002Genetic trends and economic trait loci in asturiana beef cattle.Proc. of the 7 th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv.Vol. XXXII, pp 267-270.


García, D., Corral, N., Cañon, J., 2002Furhter developments on weitzman’s approach to assess conservation of genetic diversity. Proc. of the 7 th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv.Vol. XXXIII, pp 561-564.


Carleos, C. , Corral, N., Baro, J.A., Cañon, J., 2002Enhanced precision for QTL-marker parameter estimation with selective DNA pooling. Proc. of the 7 th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv.Vol. XXXII, pp 617-620.


Lingaas, F., Aarskaug, T., Gerlach, J.A., Juneja, R.K., Fredholm, M., Sampson, J., Suter, N., Holmes, N.G., Binns, M.M., Ryder, E.J., Van Haeringen, W.A., Venta, P.J., Brouillette, J.A., Yuzbasiyan-Gurkan, V., Wilton, A.N., Bredbacka, P., Koskinen, M., Dunner, S., Parra, D., Schmutz, S., Schelling, P., Schläpfer, J., Dolf, G. 2001A canine linkage map: 39 linkage groups. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 118: 3-19.


Baro, J.A., Carleos, C., Corral, N., López, T., Cañón, J. 2001Power analysis of QTL detection in half-sib families using selective DNA pooling. Genetics Selection and Evolution,33: 231-248.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañon, J., 2001. Aplicaciones de las técnicas de genética molecular para el estudio del polimorfismo genético de las proteínas lácteas de los rumiantes domésticos (Aplications of molecular genetic techniques for the study of genetic polymorphism of milk proteins in domestic ruminants: a review)ITEA, 97: 11-28.


Cañon, J., Alexandrino, P., Bessa, I, Carleos, C, Carretero, Y, Dunner,S., Ferran, N, Garcia, D., Jordana, J., Laloë, D., Pereira, A., Sanchez, A., Moazami-Goudarzi, K., 2001.Genetic diversity measures of local European beef cattle breeds for conservation purposes. Genetics Selection and Evolution, 33: 311-332.


Cañon, J., Checa, M.L., Carleos, C., Vega-Pla, J.L., Vallejo, M., Dunner, S. 2000. The genetic structure of Spanish Celtic horse breeds inferred from microsatellite data. Animal Genetics, 31: 39-48.


Dunner, S., Royo, L., Cañon, J. 2000. Genetic structure in Atlantic Iberian brown trout (Salmo trutta L.) populations: evidence from mitochondrial and nuclear DNA analysisJournal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 117: 105-120.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañon, J., 1999. Polimorfismo genético de las lactoproteínas de los rumiantes domésticos-revisión (Genetic polymorphism of the lactoproteins in domestic ruminants-A review). ITEA, 95: 143-179.


Cortés, O., Barroso, A., Dunner, S., 1999. Avian sexing: an optimized protocol using Polymerase Chain Reaction-Single Strand Conformation Polymorphism (PCR-SSCP). Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 11: 297-299.


Pirottin, D., Poncelet, D., Grobet, L., Royo, L.J., Browers, B., Masabanda, J., Takeda, H., Fries, R., Sugimoto, K., Womack, J., Dunner, S., Georges, M., 1999. High resolution human-bovine comparative mapping based on a closed YAC contig spanning the bovine mh locus. Mammalian Genome, 10: 289-293.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañon, J., 1999. Use of PCR-Single Strand Conformation Polymorphism (PCR-SSCP) analysis for detection of bovine b -casein (CASB) variants A1, A2, A3, and B1Journal of Animal Science, 77: 2629-2632.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañon, J., 1999. A multiplex PCR-SSCP test to genotype bovine b-casein alleles A1, A2, A3, B and C. Animal Genetics, 30: 322-323.


Checa, M.L., Martín, J.P., Vallejo, M., Vega, J.L., Dunner, S., 1998. A note on the characterization of a small celtic pony breed and its relative position when compared to other equine populations. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 115: 137-163.


Grobet, L., Poncelet, D., Royo, L. J., Brouwers, B., Pirottin, D., Michaux, C., Mémissier, F., Zanotti, M., Dunner, S., Georges, M., 1998. Molecular definition of an allelic series of mutations disrupting the myostatin function and causing double-muscling in cattle. Mammalian Genome, 9: 210-213.


Baro, J.A., Gutiérrez, J.P., Cañón, J., 1998. A note on genetic parameters of Double Muscling Syndrome expression at two different ages in the Asturiana beef cattle breed. Proc of the 6th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv. Prod., Vol. XXIII, pp 173-176.


Cañón, J., Baro, J.A., Gutiérrez, J.P., Dunner, S., 1998. Trait performances of the double-muscled vs normal Asturiana beef cattle. Proc. of the 6th World Cong. Genet. Appl. Liv. Prod., Vol. XXIII, pp 149-152.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañón, J., 1998. Detection of bovine kappa-casein variants A, B, C and E by means of PCR-Simple Strand Conformation polymorphism (PCR-SSCP). Journal of Animal Science, 76: 1535-1538.


Dunner, S., Checa, M.L., Gutiérrez, J.P., Martín, J.P., Cañón, J., 1998. Genetic analysis and management in small populations: the Asturcon pony as an example. Genetics Selection and Evolution. 30: 397-405.


Dunner, S., Charlier, C., Farnir, F., Browers, B., Cañón, J., Georges, M., 1997. Towards interbreed IBD fine mapping of the mh locus: double-muscling in the Asturiana de los Valles breed involves the same locus as in the Belgian Blue cattle breed. Mammalian Genome, 8: 430-435.


Gutiérrez, J.P., Cañón, J., Goyache, F., 1997. Estimation of direct and maternal genetic parameters for preweaning traits in the Asturiana de los Valles beef cattle breed through animal and sire modelsJournal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 114: 261-266.


Grobet, L., Royo, L.J., Poncelet, D., Pirottin, D., Brouwers, B., Riquet, J., Schoeberlein, A., Dunner, S., Menissier, F., Massabanda, J., Fries, R., Hanset, R., Georges, M. 1997. A delection in the bovine myostatin gene causes the double-muscled phenotype in cattle. Nature Genetics, 17: 71-74.


Barroso, A., Dunner, S., Cañón, J., 1997. Use of an SSCP analysis to perform a simple genotyping in bovine k-caseinJournal of Dairy Research, 64: 535-540.


Gutierrez, J.P., Cañon J., 1996. Reducción de la variabilidad genética en el caballo de pura raza español (Genetic variability loss in the Andalusian horse breed). En (In): Aspectos de Cría y Clínica Equina.  Monografías del Consejo General de Colegios de Veterinarios de España. Vol XVIII. Pgs: 43-59. Publex Studio S.L. Madrid.


Martín, J.P., Checa, M.L., Cañón, J., Vega, J.L., Dunner, S., 1996. Genetic variability and paternity testing in the Asturcon pony breed based on microsatellite markers. Animal Genetics, 27: (suppl 2) 34-35.


Checa, M.L., Martín, J.P., Gutiérrez, J.P., Dunner, S., 1996. Population structure analysis in Asturcon pony breed based on microsatellite markers and herdbook information. Animal Genetics, 27: (suppl 2) 32.


Royo, J.L., Cristobal, C., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 1996. Analysis of genetic variation of brown trout (Salmo trutta fario) populations using RAPD markers in pools of DNA. Animal Genetics, 27: (suppl 2) 30.


Cristobal, C., Royo, L., Cañón, J., Dunner, S., 1996. Study of genetic variability in brown trout (Salmo truta fario) populations using mtDNA analysis. Animal Genetics, 27: (suppl 2) 31-32


Gutiérrez J.P., Cañón, J., Rico, M., 1994. Comparison of two models for estimation of variance components in a sample of Spanish Holstein Friesians. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 111: 169-174.


Cañón, J., Gutiérrez, J.P., Dunner, S., Goyache, F., Vallejo, M., 1994. Herdbook analyses of the Asturiana beef cattle breeds. Genetics Selection Evolution, 26: 65-75.


Dunner, S. 1993. Freezing buck semen diluted in amine-organic buffers. Animal Production, 56: 387-391


Dunner, S., Impastato, M., 1993. Effects of amine organic buffers for semen dilution on fertility of does. Small Ruminant Research,11: 57-64


Vallejo, M., Gutiérrez, J.P., Cima, M., Cañón, J., Alonso, L., Revuelta, J.R., Goyache, F., 1993. Características de las canales de las razas bovinas asturianas. III. Valoración cuantitativa y predicción de la composición tisular de canales en la raza Asturiana de los Valles (Carcass characteristics of Asturiana bovine breeds. III. Asturiana de los Valles’s quantitative evaluation and prediction of carcass composition). Arch. Zoot., 42: 29-40.


Cañón, J., Gruand, J, Gutiérrez, J.P., Ollivier, L., 1992. Expérience de sélection sur la croissance de tissu maigre chez le porc, avec des pères répétés: évolution génétique des caractères soumis à la sélection (A repeat-sire mating selection experiment on lean tissue growth in the pig: genetic trends of the traits selected upon). Genetics Selection and Evolution, 24: 449-462.


Vallejo, M., Gutiérrez, J.P., Alonso, L., Cañón, J., Revuelta, J.R., Goyache, F., 1992. Características de las canales de las razas bovinas asturianas. II Valoración cuantitativa y predicción de la composición tisular de canales en la raza Asturiana de la Montaña (Carcass characteristics of Asturiana bovine breeds. II. Asturiana de la Montaña’s quantitative evaluation and prediction of carcass composition). Arch. Zoot., 41: 645-653.


Cañón, J., Muñoz, A., 1991. Genetic trend in milk production using an animal model and groups for unknown parents in a Spanish Holstein Population. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 108: 41-48.


Vallejo, M., Alonso, L., Revuelta, J.R., Cañón, J., 1991. Características de las canales de las razas bovinas asturianas. I. Bases cuantitativas de la valoración subjetiva (Carcass characteristics of Asturiana bovine breeds. I. Quantitative bases of subjective evaluation). Arch. Zoot., 40: 335-337.


Gutiérrez, J.P., Cañón, J., Rico, M., 1990. Cálculo del nivel de consanguinidad en una muestra de la población de vacuno de leche frisón en España (Computing inbreeding coefficient in a Spanish Holstein sample).Arch. Zoot., 39: 3-8.


Cañón, J., Berger, P.J., Gutiérrez, J.P., Muñoz, A., 1989. Estimate of (co)variance components for milk and fat yield in Spanish Holstein population using REML. Arch. Zoot., 38: 249-254.


Cañón, J., Chesnais, J., 1989. Indirect approach to simultaneous sire and cow evaluation using an animal model with repeated records and groups for unknown parents. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics, 106: 335-344.