RNA sequencing reveals sexually dimorphic gene expression before gonadal differentiation in chicken and allows comprehensive annotation of the W-chromosome
Katie L Ayers, Nadia M Davidson, Diana Demiyah, Kelly N Roeszler, Frank Gruetzner, Andrew H Sinclair, Alicia Oshlack, Craig A Smith
Genome Biology | BMC | Published : 2013
Awarded by NHMRC
We thank the Australian Genomic Research Institute (AGRF) in Melbourne. AO is supported by NHMRC Career Development Fellowship (1051481). KA is supported by the Poultry CRC for Sex Determination. CS is funded through an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowship, while KR is funded through an ARC Discovery Project Grant. AS is supported by an NHMRC Program grant (546517). FG is an ARC Research Fellow. DD is supported by a PhD scholarship from the Malaysian Government. This research was conducted within the Poultry CRC, established and supported under the Australian Government's Cooperative Research Centres Program. MCRI is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.