Biographical entry Barendse, William (Bill)
- Geneticist and Zoologist
Bill Barendse is a geneticist specialising in bovine and ovine genome research. In 2012 he is a Senior Research Scientist at the CSIRO, conducting research into bovine parasites and meat production.
In 2006 Barendse a research project led my Barendse established the world's first commercial DNA test of feed efficiency in beef cattle, called GeneSTAR™ Feed Efficiency 4.
He has authored more than 100 research publications and patented 4 commercial processes.
Created: 22 February 2012, Last modified: 18 March 2013