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Construction of physical maps for the sex-specific regions of papaya sex chromosomes

Jong-Kuk Na16, Jianping Wang17, Jan E Murray18, Andrea R Gschwend1, Wenli Zhang3, Qingyi Yu2, Rafael Navajas‒ Pérez48, F Alex Feltus4, Cuixia Chen19, Zdenek Kubat110, Paul H Moore5, Jiming Jiang3, Andrew H Paterson4 and Ray Ming1*

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, 61801, USA

2 Texas AgriLife Research Center, Weslaco, TX, 78596, USA

3 Department of Horticulture, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 53706, USA

4 Plant Genome Mapping Laboratory, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 30606, USA

5 Hawaii Agriculture Research Center, Kunia, HI, 96759, USA

6 Department of Agricultural Bio-resources, National Academy of Agricultural Science, RDA, Suwon, 441-701, Republic of Korea

7 Department of Agronomy, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 32610, USA

8 Departamento de Genética, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, Granada Campus de Fuentenueva s/n, 18071, Spain

9 Shandong Agricultural University, Tai’an, Shandong, 271018, China

10 Laboratory of Plant Developmental Genetics, Institute of Biophysics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Kralovopolska 135, Brno, CZ-612 65, Czech Republic

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:176  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-176

Published: 8 May 2012

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Table S1.Summary of probes for BAC library screening and the initial screening results.

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Supplemental note 1.

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Figure S1.The working map indicating the overlaps through cross amplification.

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Figure S2.The work flow chart illustrating the basic steps of chromosome walking on HSY physical mapping.

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Table S2.List of SSR primers used for fine mapping.

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