CNEs that align to the axolotl HoxA cluster are shown in red. The final set of 6, genes includes 7, transcripts, with alternative transcripts for genes of which 93 have more than two transcripts. The unaligning region overlaps an assembly gap in all three cases, indicating that the UCE sequence is not present because of assembly incompleteness.
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Bioinformatics 28— Cnaani, A. Besides, our approach not only uncovered the male-specific regions on the sex chromosomes, but also confirmed different trajectories of the sex chromosome evolution. The anatomy of the monotreme reproductive system reflects its reptilian origins, but shows features typical of mammals 7as well as unique specialized characteristics.
The platypus genome also contains an expansion in the macrophage differentiation antigen CD gene family Supplementary Notes Luong, P.
This was considered reasonable because the H99C strain mates much less frequently than the KN99 a strain. Stewart, R. It should be noted that the chromosomal rearrangements identified between H99 and JEC21 genomes herein are consistent with those that have been reported previously  , .
Materials and Methods Ethics statement This study was performed in strict accordance with the recommendations in the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals of the National Institutes of Health.