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Isis Da Costa Hermisdorff

Position/Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Office: 0016A

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  • 2016 - 2020: Animal Breeding and Genomics (PhD). Federal University of Bahia - Brazil.
    • 2018 – 2019: Academic Guest. ETH Zürich - Switzerland.
  • 2013 – 2015: Veterinary Sciences (MSc). Federal University of Uberlândia - Brazil.
  • 2007–2012: Animal Science (BSc). Federal University of Jequitinhonha and Mucuri Valleys - Brazil.
  • 2004 – 2006: Agricultural Technical High School. Federal University of Viçosa - Brazil.


Selected peer-reviewed publications

  • Hermisdorff, I.D., Costa, R.B., de Albuquerque, L.G. et al. Investigating the accuracy of imputing autosomal variants in Nellore cattle using the ARS-UCD1.2 assembly of the bovine genome. BMC Genomics 21, 772 (2020). (
  • Hermisdorff, I.D., Diaz, I.D., de Camargo, G.M.F. et al. Effect of genomic X-chromosome regions on Nelore bull fertility. Journal of Applied Genetics 62, 655–659 (2021). (
  • Diaz, I. D. P. S., de Camargo, G. M. F., Cruz, V. A. R. D., Hermisdorff, I. D. et al. Mapping genomic regions for reproductive traits in beef cattle: Inclusion of the X chromosome. Reproduction in Domestic Animals55(11), 1650-1654 (2020). (
  • Carvalho, C. V. D., Hermisdorff, I.D. et al. Influence of X-chromosome markers on reproductive traits of beef cattle. Livestock Science220, 152-157. (2019). (
  • Costa, R. B., Irano, N., Diaz, I. D. P. S., Takada, L., Hermisdorff, I.D. et al. . Prediction of genomic breeding values for reproductive traits in Nellore heifers. Theriogenology125, 12-17. (2019). (