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Review Article

Marsupial Genome Sequences: Providing Insight into Evolution and Disease

Figure 5

(a) Schematic of DFTD strain 1 karyotype. Chromosomes have been colour coded to reflect their homology to normal devil chromosomes (modified from [33]). (b) One homologue of chromosome 1 appears to have been shattered by a chromothripsis event. Some chromosome fragments have been lost, but most rejoin to form marker chromosome 1 (M1).