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Table 1 Overview of the different scenarios

From: Across population genomic prediction scenarios in which Bayesian variable selection outperforms GBLUP

  Reference population Selection candidates
Scenario Breed(s) Number of individuals Breed Number of candidates
Base HF 981–982a HF 51–52a
1 HF 1033 GWH 105
2 HF & MRY 1180 GWH 105
3 HF 1033 MRY 147
4 HF & GWH 1138 MRY 147
  1. HF = Holstein Friesian; GWH = Groningen White Headed; MRY = Meuse-Rhine-Yssel; aGenomic prediction is based on a 20-fold cross validation using 20 groups of 51 or 52 selection candidates