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Mike Coffey

Prof

  • Easter Bush, Roslin Institute Building

    EH25 9RG Midlothian

    United Kingdom

20002024
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Research Output 2000 2019

2019
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Energy Intake
Milk
dairy cows
milk
prediction

The genetic architecture of bovine telomere length in early-life and association with animal fitness

Ilska-Warner, JJ., Psifidi, A., Seeker, LA., Wilbourn, R. V., Underwood, S. L., Fairlie, J., Whitelaw, B., Nussey, D. H., Coffey, MP. & Banos, G., 25 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 1048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Telomere
Biomarkers
Domestic Animals
Survival
Health
2018

Association of milk MIR-derived body energy traits with fertility parameters in cows

Smith, SL., Coffey, MP. & Wall, E., Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Bovine telomere dynamics and the association between telomere length and productive lifespan

Seeker, LA., Ilska, JJ., Psifidi, A., Wilbourn, RV., Underwood, SL., Fairlie, J., Holland, R., Froy, H., Salvo-Chirnside, E., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Nussey, DH. & Banos, G., 24 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 12748.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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telomeres
leukocytes
cattle
heritability
livestock
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Can we breed cattle for lower bovine TB infectivity?

Tsairidou, S., Allen, A., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Anacleto, O., Byrne, A. W., Skuce, R. A., Glass, E. J., Woolliams, J. A. & Doeschl-Wilson, AB., 7 Dec 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, December, 8 p., 310.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cattle breeds
bovine tuberculosis
pathogenicity
cattle
breeding

Characterization of copy number variants in a large multibreed population of beef and dairy cattle using high-density single nucleotide polymorphism genotype data

Rafter, P., Purfield, DC., Berry, DP., Parnell, AC., Gormley, IC., Kearney, JF., Coffey, MP. & Carthy, TR., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 10, p. 4112 - 4124 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beef cattle
single nucleotide polymorphism
dairy cattle
genotype
animals
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Forensic use of the genomic relationship matrix to validate and discover livestock pedigrees

Moore, KL., Vilela, C., Kaseja, K., Mrode, R. & Coffey, MP., 20 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 97, 1, p. 35-42 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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pedigree
livestock
genomics
grandparents
animals
4 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide association analyses based on a multiple-trait approach for modeling feed efficiency

Lu, Y., Vandehaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Connor, EE., Coffey, MP., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y., Staples, CR., Wang, Z., Hanigan, MD. & Tempelman, RJ., 1 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 4, p. 3140 - 3154 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dry matter intake
feed conversion
genome
energy
milk

Genome-wide associations of immune-associated traits in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Banos, G., Tolkamp, A., Coe, JE., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Immune-associated traits measured in milk as proxies for blood serum measurements in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Coffey, MP., Russell, G., Banos, G. & Wall, E., Apr 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Immune-associated traits measured in milk of Holstein-Friesian cows as proxies for blood serum measurements

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., 29 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 11, p. 10248 - 10258 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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blood serum
Holstein
cows
milk
haptoglobins
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Longitudinal changes in telomere length and associated genetic parameters in dairy cattle analysed using random regression models

Seeker, LA., Ilska, JJ., Psifidi, A., Wilbourn, RV., Underwood, SL., Fairlie, J., Holland, R., Froy, H., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Nussey, DH. & Banos, G., 13 Feb 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 2, 3 p., e0192864.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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telomeres
dairy cattle
leukocytes
genetic correlation
heritability

The impact of modelling and pooled data on the accuracy of genomic prediction in small holder dairy data

Mrode, R., Aliloo, H., Strucken, EM., Coffey, MP., Ojango, J., Mujibi, D., Gibson, JP. & Okeyo, M., Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2017
5 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Estimating genetic and phenotypic parameters of cellular immune-associated traits in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., 26 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 4, p. 1 - 2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dairy cows
T-lymphocytes
genetic traits
body weight
fetal death
3 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Genetic parameters of Visual Image Analysis primal cut carcass traits of commercial prime beef slaughter animals

Moore, KL., Mrode, R. & Coffey, MP., 15 Mar 2017, In : Animal. 11, 10, p. 1653 - 1659 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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carcass characteristics
slaughter
beef
image analysis
animals
3 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Genome-wide association study of conformation and milk yield in mixed-breed dairy goats

Mucha, S., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Kizilaslan, M., Desire, S. & Conington, JE., 28 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 3, p. 2213 - 2225 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dairy goats
single nucleotide polymorphism
milk yield
udders
legs
5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Genomic regions underlying susceptibility to bovine tuberculosis in Holstein-Friesian cattle

Raphaka, K., Matika, O., Sanchez-Molano, E., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Riggio, V., Glass, EJ., Woolliams, JA., Bishop, SC. & Banos, G., 23 Mar 2017, In : BMC Genetics. 18, 27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bovine Tuberculosis
Phenotype
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Skin Tests
Autopsy
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Herd-specific random regression carcass profiles for beef cattle after adjustment for animal genetic merit

Englishby, TM., Moore, KL., Berry, DP., Coffey, MP. & Banos, G., 7 Mar 2017, In : Meat Science. 129, p. 188 - 196 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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genetic merit
animal genetics
beef cattle
herds
finishing
6 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling genetic and nongenetic variation of feed efficiency and its partial relationships between component traits as a function of management and environmental factors

Lu, Y., Vandehaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Staples, CR., Connor, EE., Wang, Z., Coffey, M., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y. & Tempelman, RJ., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 1, p. 412-427 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dairying
Milk
feed conversion
environmental factors
Parity
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Pseudopregnancy and aseasonal breeding in dairy goats - genetic basis of fertility and impact on lifetime productivity

Desire, S., Mucha, S., Coffey, MP., Mrode, R., Broadbent, J. & Conington, JE., 1 Dec 2017, In : Animal. 12, 9, p. 1799 - 1806 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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pseudopregnancy
kidding
dairy goats
genetic correlation
milk yield

Relationships of cellular immune-associated traits with health, fertility and production in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Apr 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The genetic and biological basis of feed efficiency in mid-lactation Holstein dairy cows

Hardie, LC., VandeHaar, MJ., Tempelman, RJ., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Wiggans, GR., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y., Coffey, MP., Connor, EE., Hanigan, MD., Staples, C., Wang, Z., Dekkers, JCM. & Spurlock, DM., 23 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 11, p. 9061 - 9075 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Holstein
feed conversion
dairy cows
lactation
feed intake
2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The genetics of antibody response to paratuberculosis in dairy cattle

Pritchard, TC., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Bond, K. & Wall, E., 10 May 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 7, p. 5541 - 5549 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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paratuberculosis
dairy cattle
milk
antibodies
enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
8 Citations (Scopus)

Use of genotype x environment interaction model to accommodate genetic heterogeneity for residual feed intake, dry matter intake, net energy in milk, and metabolic body weight in dairy cattle

Yao, C., de los Campos, G., VandeHaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Armentano, LE., Coffey, MP., de Haas, Y., Veerkamp, RF., Staples, CR., Connor, EE., Wang, Z., Hanigan, MD., Tempelman, RJ. & Weigel, KA., 18 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, p. 2007 - 2016 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dry matter intake
dairy cattle
feed intake
milk
body weight
2016
14 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Genetic analysis of carcass traits in beef cattle using random regression models

Englishby, TM., Banos, G., Moore, KL., Coffey, MP., Evans, RD. & Berry, DP., 2016, In : Journal of Animal Science. 94, 4, p. 1354 - 1364 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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carcass characteristics
beef cattle
genetic techniques and protocols
age at slaughter
carcass weight
6 Downloads (Pure)

Genetic aspects of conformation in dairy goats

Mucha, S., McLaren, A., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Rus, M., Broadbent, J. & Conington, JE., 1 Feb 2016, In : Goat Veterinary Society Journal. 32, p. 37 - 43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dairy goats
profitability
herds
milk
6 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Genetic evaluation for bovine tuberculosis resistance in dairy cattle

Banos, G., Winters, M., Mrode, R., Mitchell, AP., Bishop, SC., Woolliams, JA. & Coffey, MP., 9 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 2, p. 1272 - 1281 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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bovine tuberculosis
dairy cattle
skin tests
necropsy
heritability
6 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
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body conformation
dairy goats
milk yield
teats
lactation
12 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Method specific calibration corrects for DNA extraction method effects on relative telomere length measurements by quantitative PCR

Seeker, LA., Holland, R., Underwood, S., Fairlie, J., Psifidi, A., Ilska, JJ., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Banos, G. & Nussey, DH., 10 Oct 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11 (10), e0164046

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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telomeres
Telomere
Calibration
quantitative polymerase chain reaction
calibration
11 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Phenotypic effects of subclinical paratuberculosis (Johne's disease) in dairy cattle

Pritchard, TC., Coffey, MP., Bond, KS., Hutchings, MR. & Wall, E., 9 Nov 2016, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, p. 4 - 4 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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paratuberculosis
dairy cattle
lactation
cows
risk groups
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Quantitative genetic analysis of the bTB diagnostic single intradermal comparative cervical test (SICCT)

Tsairidou, S., Brotherstone, S., Coffey, MP., Bishop, SC. & Woolliams, JA., 24 Nov 2016, In : Genetics Selection Evolution. 48, 90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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bovine tuberculosis
Bovine Tuberculosis
quantitative genetics
genetic analysis
genetic techniques and protocols
8 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Short communication: Genomic selection in a crossbred cattle population using data from the Dairy Genetics East Africa Project

Brown, A., Ojango, J., Gibson, J., Coffey, MP., Okeyo, M. & Mrode, R., 8 Aug 2016, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 99, 9, p. 7308 - 7312 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Eastern Africa
marker-assisted selection
dairies
crossbreds
cattle

The relationship between MIR-predicted energy balance and fertility

Hicks, V., Smith, S., Wall, E., Coffey, M., Kossaibati, M., Taylor, N. & Hanks, J., 20 Oct 2016, In : Cattle Practice. 24, 2, p. 125

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2015
14 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Estimation of genomic breeding values for milk yield in UK dairy goats

Mucha, S., Mrode, R., MacLaren-Lee, I., Coffey, MP. & Conington, JE., 2015, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 98, 11, p. 3 - 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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kidding
dairy goats
breeding value
milk yield
genomics

Genetic parameters for conformation traits in dairy goats

Mucha, S., McLaren, A., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP. & Conington, JE., Aug 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

35 Citations (Scopus)

Heterogeneity in genetic and nongenetic variation and energy sink relationships for residual feed intake across research stations and countries

Tempelman, RJ., Spurlock, DM., Coffey, MP., Veerkamp, RF., Armentano, LE., Weigel, KA., de Haas, Y., Staples, CR., Connor, EE., Lu, Y. & VandeHaar, MJ., 2015, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 98, 3, p. 2013 - 2026 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
feed intake
dry matter intake
heritability
milk
energy
30 Citations (Scopus)

Hot topic: Definition and implementation of a breeding value for feed efficiency in dairy cows

Pryce, JE., Gonzalez-Recio, O., Nieuwhof, G., Wales, WJ., Coffey, MP. & Hayes, BJ., 2015, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 98, 10, p. 7340-7350

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
breeding value
feed conversion
dairy cows
body weight
genomics
21 Citations (Scopus)

On the value of the phenotypes in the genomic era

Gonzalez-Recio, O., Coffey, MP. & Pryce, JE., 2015, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 97, 12, p. 7905 - 7915 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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genomics
phenotype
marker-assisted selection
sires
breeding

Using genomic technology to reduce mastitis in meat sheep

McLaren, A., Sawday, W., Mucha, S., Yates, J., Coffey, MP. & Conington, JE., Aug 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2014
8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
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dairy goats
milk yield
lactation
kidding
milk

Estimation of genomic breeding values for milk yield in UK dairy goats

Mucha, S., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP. & Conington, JE., Apr 2014, p. 196. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Estimation of genomic breeding values for milk yield in UK dairy goats

Mucha, S., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP. & Conington, JE., Aug 2014, p. 338. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Genetic parameters of cellular immune traits in UK Holstein-Friesian dairy cows (Bos taurus)

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Dec 2014, p. 168. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Genetic parameters of immune traits in dairy cattle

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

45 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

International genetic evaluations for feed intake in dairy cattle through the collation of data from multiple sources

Berry, DP., Coffey, MP., Pryce, JE., de Haas, Y., Lovendahl, P., Krattenmacher, N., Crowley, JJ., Wang, Z., Spurlock, D., Weigel, K., Macdonald, K. & Veerkamp, RF., 13 Apr 2014, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 97, 6, p. 3894 - 3905 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dairy cattle
feed intake
heifers
cows
dry matter intake

Phenotypic and genetic analysis of milk fatty acids in UK Holstein-Fresian cows

Smith, SL., Coffey, MP., Johnstone, G. & Wall, E., Aug 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Predicted energy balance for dairy cows based on national herd data

Smith, SL., Wall, E. & Coffey, MP., Apr 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

13 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Short communication: Validation of genomic breeding value predictions for feed intake and feed efficiency trials

Pryce, JE., Gonzalez-Recio, O., Thornhill, JB., Marett, LC., Wales, WJ., Coffey, MP., de Haas, Y., Veerkamp, RF. & Hayes, BJ., Jan 2014, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 97, 1, p. 537-542 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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breeding value
feed conversion
feed intake
genomics
dry matter intake