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Comparison of the canine and human olfactory receptor gene repertoires

Pascale Quignon1, Ewen Kirkness2, Edouard Cadieu1, Nizar Touleimat1, Richard Guyon1, Corinne Renier13, Christophe Hitte1, Catherine André1, Claire Fraser2 and Francis Galibert1*

Author Affiliations

1 UMR 6061 CNRS Génétique et Développement, Faculté de Médecine, 2 Avenue du Professeur Léon Bernard, 35043 Rennes Cedex, France

2 The Institute for Genomic Research, 9712 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD 20850, USA

3 Current address: Stanford University School of Medicine, Center for Narcolepsy, 701B Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94305-5742, USA

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Genome Biology 2003, 4:R80  doi:10.1186/gb-2003-4-12-r80

Published: 28 November 2003

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Additional data file 1:

The Lod-score results with neighboring markers

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Additional data file 2:

A list of primers used to perform the RH mapping

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Additional data file 3:

Figures of all canine chromosomes containing OR genes (OR genes are in blue, and asterisks indicate that several OR genes are co-localized)

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Additional data file 4:

A phylogram of canine OR sequences. Classes (roman numerals) are indicated in green boxes, families (arabic numerals) in red boxes and subfamilies (letters) in blue circles

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Additional data file 5:

A phylogram of human OR sequencess. Classes (roman numerals) are indicated in green boxes, families (arabic numerals) in red boxes and subfamilies (letters) in blue circles

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Additional data file 6:

A representative OR of each human and canine OR subfamilies were computed to construct a human/dog phylogram. Canine sequences are indicated in blue and human sequences in red. Names of the OR sequences are followed by, in parentheses, their family (numbers) and subfamily (letters).

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