Telomere Dynamics and Homeostasis in a Transmissible Cancer
Beata Ujvari, Anne-Maree Pearse, Robyn Taylor, Stephen Pyecroft, Cassandra Flanagan, Sara Gombert, Anthony T Papenfuss, Thomas Madsen, Katherine Belov
PLoS One | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2012
Awarded by Eric Guiler Fund
This research was funded by the Eric Guiler Fund (Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal): http://www.tassiedevil.com.au/tasdevil.nsf/Grants-&-scholarships/F3F98304778C800ECA2576CB007D1E6B, and the Australian Research Council: http://www.arc.gov.au/. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.We are grateful to Kate Swift, Pamela Hodson and Bobby Hua for providing the lysed tumour cell line samples. We thank the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program and researchers from the School of Zoology at the University of Tasmania for collecting samples. We are grateful to Dr. Gabriele Saretzki and two anonymous reviewers for their comments, which have led to substantial improvements to this manuscript. KB is supported by an ARC Future Fellowship. ATP is supported by an NHMRC Career Development Fellowship. ATP's contribution was made possible through Victorian State Government Operational Infrastructure Support and NHMRC IRIISS.