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A second-generation anchored genetic linkage map of the tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii)

Chenwei Wang12*, Lee Webley12, Ke-jun Wei23, Matthew J Wakefield24, Hardip R Patel23, Janine E Deakin23, Amber Alsop23, Jennifer A Marshall Graves23, Desmond W Cooper25, Frank W Nicholas1 and Kyall R Zenger126

Author Affiliations

1 Reprogen, Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia

2 Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Kangaroo Genomics

3 Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia

4 Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia

5 School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia

6 School of Marine & Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811, Australia

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BMC Genetics 2011, 12:72  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-72

Published: 19 August 2011

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Additional file 1:

Linkage maps. The overall, female and male linkage maps in tabular format, with additional information about the number of informative meioses and the number of alleles for each marker.

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Additional file 2:

Comparison with the first-generation linkage map. A chromosome-by-chromosome comparison with the first-generation linkage map regarding the number of markers and map lengths.

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