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Genetics Research International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 579308, 6 pages
Origins of the Domestic Dog and the Rich Potential for Gene Mapping
1School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
2 Clive and Vera Ramaciotti Centre for Gene Function Analysis, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
3National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, 113 Phahonyothin Road Klong 1, Klong Luang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
Received 25 June 2010; Revised 30 September 2010; Accepted 5 November 2010
Academic Editor: Tomaso Patarnello
Copyright © 2011 Jeremy R. Shearman and Alan N. Wilton. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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