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Pigeon Genetics

Pigeon Genetics Center for enhancing, counseling and reliability of the Genetic Quality of Racing pigeons.

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Mon, 03/21/2022 - 15:03

New magnetoreception gene Cryptochrome 1 (CRY1) influences racing performance of racing pigeons

New magnetoreception gene Cryptochrome 1 (CRY1) influences racing performance of racing pigeons

A new gene has been found with a statistical association with good competition performance. In addition to the already well-known genes LDHA and DRD4…

Fri, 01/01/2021 - 17:13

How to request your DNA tests for your pigeons?

How to request your DNA tests for your pigeons?

The easiest and cheapest way is to request the tests directly on our website. Click on "Request your DNA tests here" or "log in" to go to your…

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 12:44

ARMANDO tested CTCT! GENE DOPAMINE RECEPTOR TYPE 4 (DRD4) HAS SCIENTIFIC PROVEN INFLUENCE ON THE RACING PERFORMANCE OF PIGEONS

ARMANDO tested CTCT! GENE DOPAMINE RECEPTOR TYPE 4 (DRD4) HAS SCIENTIFIC PROVEN INFLUENCE ON THE RACING PERFORMANCE OF PIGEONS

A new gene has been discovered in 2015 with a very clear influence on racing capability nl. a dopamine receptor gene. Dopamine receptors are found in…

Mon, 12/31/2018 - 15:07

 DNA testing of the highest quality - strict sampling procedure

DNA testing of the highest quality - strict sampling procedure

PiGen creates a DNA high quality label from sampling, lab testing accordant the international agreed Pigeon Panel by ISAG and fraud resistent…