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Reconstructing the history of a fragmented and heavily exploited red deer population using ancient and contemporary DNA

Jørgen Rosvold1*, Knut H Røed2, Anne Karin Hufthammer3, Reidar Andersen4 and Hans K Stenøien1

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1 Section of Natural History, Museum of Natural History and Archaeology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N-7491, Trondheim, Norway

2 Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Box 8146 Dep, N-0033, Oslo, Norway

3 The Natural History Collections, Bergen Museum, University of Bergen, Box 7800, 5020, Bergen, Norway

4 The Norwegian Nature Inspectorate, Box 5672, Sluppen, NO-7485, Trondheim, Norway

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012, 12:191  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-191

Published: 26 September 2012

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Additional file contains details of data collection and some aspects of data analyses. It also contains information on dating of ancient samples as well as an overview of the new sequences provided by this study. The file is in PDF format.

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