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Prion gene haplotypes of U.S. cattle

Michael L Clawson*, Michael P Heaton, John W Keele, Timothy PL Smith, Gregory P Harhay and William W Laegreid

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United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Meat Animal Research Center (USMARC), Clay Center, NE 68933, USA

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BMC Genetics 2006, 7:51  doi:10.1186/1471-2156-7-51

Published: 8 November 2006

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Additional file 1:

Oligonucleotides for PRNP amplification and sequencing. Annealing location, USMARC number, DNA sequence, orientation, function, and annealing temperature for 198 oligonucleotides used for PRNP amplification and sequencing.

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Allele and genotype frequencies of PRNP polymorphisms in the USMARC beef and dairy cattle panels. Physical positions and PRNP regions of all 388 polymorphisms observed in this study; their allele and genotype frequencies in the beef and dairy cattle panels, and the GenBank accession numbers for 101 polymorphisms previously reported.

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