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Table 1 Overview of the breeds used in the different reference populations and as selection candidates

From: Empirical and deterministic accuracies of across-population genomic prediction

  Reference population Predicted individuals
Scenario Breed(s) Nb of individuals Breed Nb of individuals
Base HF 1032/981-9821 HF 1/51-521
1 HF 1033 GWH 105
2 HF + MRY 1180 GWH 105
3 HF 1033 MRY 147
4 HF + GWH 1138 MRY 147
  1. 1Deterministic formulas used leave-one-out cross-validation, empirical calculations used 20 fold cross-validation using 20 groups of 51 or 52 individuals due to computational reasons; HF = Holstein-Friesian; MRY = Meuse-Rhine-Yssel; GWH = Groninger White Headed.