A gene catalogue of the euchromatic male-specific region of the horse Y chromosome: comparison with human and other mammals.

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Paria, Nandina; Raudsepp, Terje; Pearks Wilkerson, Alison J.; O'Brien, Patricia C. M.; Ferguson-Smith, Malcom A.; Love, Charles C.; Arnold, Carolyn; Rakestraw, Peter; Murphy, William J.; Chowdhary, Bhanu P.;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 6,issue 7 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3143126, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0021374
  • Subject: Molecular Genetics | Chromosome Structure and Function | Gene Prediction | Research Article | Biology | Genome Evolution | Gene Identification and Analysis | Functional Genomics | Medicine | Comparative Genomics | Q | Gene Classes | R | Genetics | Animal Genetics | Gene Duplication | Chromosome Biology | Science | Genome Analysis Tools | Genomics | Gene Expression
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Studies of the Y chromosome in primates, rodents and carnivores provide compelling evidence that the male specific region of Y (MSY) contains functional genes, many of which have specialized roles in spermatogenesis and male-fertility. Little similarity, however, has be... View more
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