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A novel linkage map of sugarcane with evidence for clustering of retrotransposon-based markers

Alessandra C Palhares1, Taislene B Rodrigues-Morais1, Marie-Anne Van Sluys2, Douglas S Domingues23, Walter Maccheroni45, Hamilton Jordão45, Anete P Souza6, Thiago G Marconi6, Marcelo Mollinari1, Rodrigo Gazaffi1, Antonio Augusto F Garcia1 and Maria Lucia Carneiro Vieira1*

Author Affiliations

1 Departamento de Genética, Escola Superior de Agricultura “Luiz de Queiroz”, Universidade de São Paulo, 13418-900, Piracicaba, Brazil

2 Departamento de Botânica, Instituto de Biociências, Universidade de São Paulo, 05508-090, São Paulo, Brazil

3 Present address: Laboratório de Biotecnologia Vegetal, Instituto Agronômico do Paraná, 86047-902, Londrina, Brazil

4 CanaVialis/Monsanto Co, Condomínio Techno Park, 13069-380, Campinas, Brazil

5 Present address: Companhia Vale do Rio Doce, 20020-900, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

6 Centro de Biologia Molecular e Engenharia Genética, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, 13083-875, Campinas, Brazil

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BMC Genetics 2012, 13:51  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-13-51

Published: 28 June 2012

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Additional file 1:

Amplification patterns obtained from AFLP, EST-SSR, andscIvana_1-based markers for the sugarcane mapping population. Several segregating alleles are shown, as well as molecular weight standard (lane M) fragment sizes. Codes correspond to parental and F1-progeny genotypes.

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Additional file 2:

Genetic information provided by the AFLP, EST-SSR and the retrotransposonscIvana_1-based loci.

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