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Complete Columbian mammoth mitogenome suggests interbreeding with woolly mammoths

Jacob Enk1*, Alison Devault1, Regis Debruyne12, Christine E King1, Todd Treangen3, Dennis O'Rourke4, Steven L Salzberg3, Daniel Fisher5, Ross MacPhee6 and Hendrik Poinar1*

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1 McMaster Ancient DNA Centre, Department of Anthropology, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4L9, Canada

2 Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, UMR 7206 Eco-anthropologie, Equipe "génétique des populations humaines," 57 rue Cuvier, CP139, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

3 Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 3115 Biomolecular Sciences Bldg #296, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA

4 Department of Anthropology, University of Utah, 270 S. 1400 East Room 102, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0060, USA

5 Museum of Paleontology and Department of Geological Sciences, University of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079, USA

6 Division of Vertebrate Zoology, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West @ 79th St, New York, NY 10024, USA

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Genome Biology 2011, 12:R51  doi:10.1186/gb-2011-12-5-r51

Published: 31 May 2011

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