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A comparative analysis of Y chromosome and mtDNA phylogenies of the Hylobates gibbons

Yi-Chiao Chan1*, Christian Roos2, Miho Inoue-Murayama3, Eiji Inoue4, Chih-Chin Shih5 and Linda Vigilant1

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Primatology, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, Leipzig, 04103, Germany

2 Gene Bank of Primates and Primate Genetics Laboratory, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, Göttingen, 37077, Germany

3 Wildlife Research Center, Kyoto University, 2–24 Tanaka-Sekiden-cho Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-820, Japan

4 Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Kitashirakawa Oiwake-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, 606-8502, Japan

5 Animal Division, Taipei Zoo, No.30 Sec.2 Xinguang Rd, Taipei City, 11656, Taiwan

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012, 12:150  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-150

Published: 21 August 2012

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Supplementary Figure S1. Phylogeny trees of individual Y chromosomal amplicons.

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Supplementary Tables S1 to S4. This file includes the information of gibbon samples, primer sequences and PCR conditions used in the present study. The list of GenBank IDs for outgroup sequences and newly obtained sequences of gibbons is also included.

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