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A high density linkage map of the bovine genome

Juan A Arias1*, Mike Keehan1, Paul Fisher1, Wouter Coppieters2 and Richard Spelman1

Author Affiliations

1 Livestock Improvement Corporation, Private Bag 3016, Hamilton 3240, New Zealand

2 Animal Genomics, Université de Liège, Liège, Belgium

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BMC Genetics 2009, 10:18  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-10-18

Published: 24 April 2009

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Additional file 1:

Unmapped SNPs from the 10K SNP panel. Excel spreadsheet containing unmapped SNPs from the 10K SNP panel and the reason why the marker was not mapped.

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Additional file 2:

Linkage map. Excel spreadsheet containing linkage maps of bovine chromosomes. Data include chromosome, marker name, and marker reference: DataBase and ID, marker type, informative meioses, Kosambi distance, position in chromosome in centimorgans, marker physical position (Bovine genome sequence assembly (Btau 4.0) [32], information on marker mapping round (1–4) or its insertion into linkage maps by means of physical position and number of genotypes removed per marker due to unlikely double recombinants.

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Additional file 3:

Summary final SNP status from the 10K SNP panel. Excel spreadsheet containing total numbers of mapped, available, removed for quality control reasons, and unmapped SNPs from the 10K SNP panel.

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Additional file 4:

Information on pedigree structure. Microsoft Word document presenting number of animals forming the pedigree structure utilized as the animal population in the map construction.

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