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Chromosomal differences between European and North American Atlantic salmon discovered by linkage mapping and supported by fluorescence in situ hybridization analysis

Silje Brenna-Hansen1, Jieying Li2, Matthew P Kent1, Elizabeth G Boulding3, Sonja Dominik4, William S Davidson2 and Sigbjørn Lien1*

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1 Centre of Integrative Genetics and Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P.O. Box 5003,, 1430, Ås, Norway

2 Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6, Canada

3 Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, N1G 1W8, Canada

4 CSIRO Food Futures Flagship and Livestock Industries, Locked Bag 1, Armidale, New South Wales, 2350, Australia

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:432  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-432

Published: 28 August 2012

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Linkage map for North American Atlantic salmon. The columns in the table are ID of the marker, North American Atlantic salmon chromosomes number, order of markers within each linkage group, female linkage map in cM, male linkage map in cM, number of meioses, dbSNP accession number and North American specific SNPs (marked with x). (TXT 203 kb)

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