Journal article

Evolution of coding and non-coding genes in HOX clusters of a marsupial

Hongshi Yu, James Lindsay, Zhi-Ping Feng, Stephen Frankenberg, Yanqiu Hu, Dawn Carone, Geoff Shaw, Andrew J Pask, Rachel O'Neill, Anthony T Papenfuss, Marilyn B Renfree

BMC Genomics | BMC | Published : 2012


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank members of the tammar research team for assistance with the collection of the samples. We thank Ms. Bonnie Dopheide for assistance with the FISH experiment. We also thank Prof A Fujiyama and Dr. Y Kuroki for kindly providing the BAC library for screening the incomplete HOXA1 and HOXD13 genes. This study was supported by the Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence in Kangaroo Genomics; an ARC Federation Fellowship to MBR, a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) R. D. Wright Fellowship to AJP and an NHMRC Career Development Fellowship to ATP.