Red Charlie (RC)

Item No.  263

  • Screening tool for coat color management in beef cattle
  • Allows producers to breed cattle with their ideal coat color
  • You can order this item individually or in addition to a genomic profile below
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This genomic test reports a rare new variant, called Red Charlie. Some cattle who are homozygous black at the coat color allele could have offspring who are red in color should they be carriers for this gene. Therefore, homozygous black animals which carry Red Charlie should be treated as red carriers.
Brand Igenity®
Breeds Supported Simmental
Data Results Igenity Beef Dashboard, Igenity Traits and Conditions Report
Species Bovine, Beef
Turnaround Time 3 to 4 weeks

Additional Information

Key Results:

  • Free - Red Charlie
  • Carrier - Red Charlie
  • Affected - Red Charlie