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Gene duplication and the origins of morphological complexity in pancrustacean eyes, a genomic approach

Ajna S Rivera1, M Sabrina Pankey1, David C Plachetzki1, Carlos Villacorta1, Anna E Syme1, Jeanne M Serb13, Angela R Omilian2 and Todd H Oakley1*

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1 Ecology Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 USA

2 Department of Biology, Jordan Hall 1001 E. Third Street, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN USA

3 Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology, 245 Bessey Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2010, 10:123  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-10-123

Published: 30 April 2010

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Results of phylogenetic analyses on the 22 individual gene families used in this study.

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Pairwise correlation values of between duplication and loss of the 22 gene families examined.

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PCR conditions for the amplification of Pax6 homologs from Euphilomedes carcharodonta and Daphnia pulex.

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