Our consortium has not contributed these assemblies, but we benefit greatly by their release. In the interests of not duplicating work, we consider the reassembly of these species/breeds to be very low priority.

Reference Genome Assemblies

These are the current reference genomes available to the public.

Cattle (Hereford)

ARS-UCD1.2 reference genome (Dominette)

Water Buffalo (Swamp)

UOA_WB_1 reference genome (Olympia)

Haplotype-Resolved Assemblies

These references were published using the trio-binning method.


Brahman Angus crossbred


Yak Highland crossbred (Esperanza)