The genome and developmental transcriptome of the strongylid nematode Haemonchus contortus
Erich M Schwarz, Pasi K Korhonen, Bronwyn E Campbell, Neil D Young, Aaron R Jex, Abdul Jabbar, Ross S Hall, Alinda Mondal, Adina C Howe, Jason Pell, Andreas Hofmann, Peter R Boag, Xing-Quan Zhu, T Ryan Gregory, Alex Loukas, Brian A Williams, Igor Antoshechkin, C Titus Brown, Paul W Sternberg, Robin B Gasser
Genome Biology | BMC | Published : 2013
Awarded by Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, an initiative of the Victorian Government
This paper is dedicated to the memories of Sue Newton and Paul J Presidente. We thank Sujai Kumar and Mark Blaxter for providing methods for removing contaminant sequences, and Ali Mortazavi for early sequence analyses. We are grateful to Jody Zawadzki and the late Paul Presidente for originally providing us with the McMaster and Haecon-5 strains of H. contortus. This project was funded by the Australian Research Council (RBG and PWS), National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and the National Institutes of Health. This project was also supported by a Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (grant number VR0007) on its Peak Computing Facility at the University of Melbourne, an initiative of the Victorian Government. Other support from the Australian Academy of Science, the Australian-American Fulbright Commission, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Melbourne Water Corporation, and the IBM Research Collaboratory for Life Sciences Melbourne is gratefully acknowledged. NDY is an NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow. We also acknowledge the contributions of all staff at WormBase. We thank the anonymous reviewers for their very constructive reports on our original manuscript.