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dc.contributor.authorCostanzi, Jean-Marc
dc.contributor.authorBergan, Frode
dc.contributor.authorSæbø, Mona
dc.contributor.authorJenkins, Andrew
dc.contributor.authorSteifetten, Øyvind
dc.identifier.citationBMC Research Notes. 2018, 11 (1).nb_NO
dc.descriptionThis article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.nb_NO
dc.description.abstractAbstract The genetic markers designed for this study can facilitate future genetic studies on the rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta). To our knowledge no microsatellite markers have ever been developed specifically for this species before. These new microsatellite markers will be useful for population genetics studies and for future conservation projects. Results Using Next Generation Sequencing 6252 potential microsatellite sequences were found. Sixteen nonpalindromic tetranucleotide microsatellites and their respective primers were selected. The markers were tested on both the rock ptarmigan and the willow grouse (L. lagopus). The number of alleles varied between 2 and 18 for the rock ptarmigan, and between 3 and 13 for the willow grouse. Expected heterozygosity was in the range 0.1244–0.8692 and 0.1358–0.8722 for the rock ptarmigan and the willow grouse, respectively.nb_NO
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dc.titleDevelopment and evaluation of 16 new microsatellite loci for the rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta) and cross-species amplification for the willow grouse (L. lagopus)nb_NO
dc.typeJournal articlenb_NO
dc.typePeer reviewednb_NO
dc.rights.holder(c) 2018 The Author(s)nb_NO
dc.source.journalBMC Research Notesnb_NO
cristin.unitnameInstitutt for natur, helse og miljø

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