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Antigen-presenting genes and genomic copy number variations in the Tasmanian devil MHC

Yuanyuan Cheng1, Andrew Stuart2, Katrina Morris1, Robyn Taylor3, Hannah Siddle14, Janine Deakin5, Menna Jones6, Chris T Amemiya2 and Katherine Belov17*

Author Affiliations

1 Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2 Genome Resource Center, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle, WA, USA

3 Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment, Prospect, TAS, Australia

4 Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

5 Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia

6 School of Zoology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS, Australia

7 Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, RMC Gunn B19, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia

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BMC Genomics 2012, 13:87  doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-87

Published: 12 March 2012

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Figure S1 FISH image showing genomic locations of BAC clone C12G5 and C491I11. The individual used in this slide has a balanced translocation between Chr.1 and Chr.3.

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Figure S2 Alignment of sequences used to generate Figure 5, including all Tasmanian devil Class I alleles identified so far.

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