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Genomic Restructuring in the Tasmanian Devil Facial Tumour: Chromosome Painting and Gene Mapping Provide Clues to Evolution of a Transmissible Tumour

  • Janine E. Deakin equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Janine E. Deakin, Hannah S. Bender

    janine.deakin@anu.edu.au

    Affiliation: Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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  • Hannah S. Bender equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Janine E. Deakin, Hannah S. Bender

    Affiliation: Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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  • Anne-Maree Pearse,

    Affiliation: Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water, and Environment, Prospect, Australia

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  • Willem Rens,

    Affiliation: Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Patricia C. M. O'Brien,

    Affiliation: Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Malcolm A. Ferguson-Smith,

    Affiliation: Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Yuanyuan Cheng,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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  • Katrina Morris,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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  • Robyn Taylor,

    Affiliation: Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water, and Environment, Prospect, Australia

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  • Andrew Stuart,

    Affiliation: Genome Resource Center, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Katherine Belov,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia

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  • Chris T. Amemiya,

    Affiliation: Genome Resource Center, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Elizabeth P. Murchison,

    Affiliation: Cancer Genome Project, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Anthony T. Papenfuss,

    Affiliations: Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research, Parkville, Australia, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

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  • Jennifer A. Marshall Graves

    Affiliation: Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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  • Published: February 16, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002483

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