The Multifaceted Origin of Taurine Cattle Reflected by the Mitochondrial Genome

Achilli, Alessandro; Bonfiglio, Silvia; Olivieri, Anna; Malusà, Arianna; Pala, Maria; Hooshiar Kashani, Baharak; A. Perego, Ugo; Ajmone-Marsan, Paolo; Liotta, Luigi; Semino, Ornella; Bandelt, Hans-Jürgen; Ferretti, Luca; Torroni, Antonio;
  • Publisher: Figshare
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0005753
  • Subject: genome | Genetics | Evolutionary Biology | taurine | reflected | multifaceted | mitochondrial
    mesheuropmc: eye diseases | humanities

<div><p>A Neolithic domestication of taurine cattle in the Fertile Crescent from local aurochsen (<em>Bos primigenius</em>) is generally accepted, but a genetic contribution from European aurochsen has been proposed. Here we performed a survey of a large number of tauri... View more
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