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Pillar Animal

This pillar brings together 5 BRCs that manage genomic or reproductive resources for domestic animal species reared in France (mammals, birds, fish, shellfish). It applies to both farm animals and pets. The species concerned are managed nationally by breeders' associations or breeding companies.

AgroBRC RARe  © CRB Anim

The "CRB-Anim" Future Investments project funded by the ANR from 2012 to 2019 (ANR-11-INBS-0003) supports the enrichment of collections, the development of new methods for collecting and conserving reproductive resources, and the molecular characterization of resources.

  ¦ Web portal of the CRB-Anim

  • The BRC @BRIDGe manages genomic resources (LAC banks, blood, tissue, DNA samples, etc.) for farmed species.
  • The BRC Cani-DNA manages genomic resources (blood, tissue, DNA samples) for dogs and related species, in network with the National Veterinary Schools and the company Antagene.
  • LABOGENA offers a storage service for blood or DNA samples to breeders of different species.
  • The BRC Cryobanque Nationale manages reproductive resources (semen, embryos, cell cultures) for breeding species, in network with insemination centres and includes several mirror sites maintained by INRA, technical institutes or breeding companies.
  • The BRC VetAgroSup manages reproductive resources for the dog, in network with the 3 other National Veterinary Schools and prepares a CRB for the cat's genomic resources.
  • The BRC CARARE manages the genomic and reproductive resources of ruminants and pigs originating from the Caribbean.