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Identification of novel candidate genes for follicle selection in the broiler breeder ovary

Neil A McDerment*, Peter W Wilson, David Waddington, Ian C Dunn and Paul M Hocking

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The Roslin Institute & R(D)SVS, University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush, Midlothian, EH25 9RG, Scotland, UK

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:494  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-494

Published: 19 September 2012

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Table S1. List of primers used for qPCR indicating accession numbers and genome orientation for reference sequences used for primer design.

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Figure S1. QPCR expression profiles in layers (n = 12) for remaining candidate genes from experiment 2. These genes showed less well defined expression profiles in layers and had insufficient supporting evidence to justify continued investigation.

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