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Volume 2012, Article ID 648427, 6 pages
Research Article

Genetic Diversity and Variability in Endangered Pantesco and Two Other Sicilian Donkey Breeds Assessed by Microsatellite Markers

DISPA, Sezione di Scienze delle Produzioni Animali, Università degli studi di Catania, Via Valdisavoia 5, 95123 Catania, Italy

Received 30 October 2011; Accepted 22 November 2011

Academic Editors: M. Ota and G. A. Rocha

Copyright © 2012 Salvatore Bordonaro et al. 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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