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A nuclear DNA phylogeny of the woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius). / Capelli, Cristian; MacPhee, Ross D.E.; Roca, Alfred L.; Brisighelli, Francesca; Georgiadis, Nicholas; O'Brien, Stephen J.; Greenwood, Alex D.In: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 40, No. 2, 08.2006, p. 620-627.
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T1 - A nuclear DNA phylogeny of the woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius)
AU - Capelli, Cristian
AU - MacPhee, Ross D.E.
AU - Roca, Alfred L.
AU - Brisighelli, Francesca
AU - Georgiadis, Nicholas
AU - O'Brien, Stephen J.
AU - Greenwood, Alex D.
N1 - Funding Information: The authors thank Lars Giesen and Uwe Kohler (both of Medigenomix GmbH, Martinsried, Germany) for technical support. We are grateful to Claudia Englbrecht for critically reading the manuscript. We thank A. Brandt, S. Rosendale, and S. Mordensky for assistance. For elephant samples, we thank A. Turkalo, J.M. Fay, R. Weladji, W. Karesh, M. Lindeque, W. Versvelt, K. Hillman Smith, F. Smith, M. Tchamba, S. Gartlan, P. Aarhaug, A.M. Austmyr, Bakari, Jibrila, J. Pelleteret, L. White, M. Habibou, M.W. Beskreo, D. Pierre, C. Tutin, M. Fernandez, R. Barnes, B. Powell, G. Doungoubé, M. Storey, M. Phillips, B. Mwasaga, A. Mackanga-Missandzou, M. Keele, D. Olson, B. York, and A. Baker at the Burnet Park Zoo, M. Bush at the National Zoological Park, and A. Lécu at Zoo de Vincennes (Paris Zoo). We thank the governments of Botswana, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Congo (Brazzaville), Congo (Kinshasa), Gabon, Kenya, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe for permission to collect samples. Samples were obtained in full compliance with specific Federal Fish and Wildlife Permits (endangered/threatened species and CITES Permits US 750138 and US 756611 to N.G.). For funding, we thank R. Ruggiero and the US Fish and Wildlife Service African Elephant Conservation Fund; and the National Geographic Society and European Union (through the Wildlife Conservation Society). This publication has been funded in part with Federal funds from the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, under Contract No. N01-CO-12400. The content of this publication does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the US Government. This research was supported in part by the Intramural Research Program of the NIH, National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research. The work was financially supported by grants from the National Science Foundation (OPP 0117400), the Niarchos Fund, and the Evelyn Stefansson Nef Foundation.
PY - 2006/8
Y1 - 2006/8
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U2 - 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.03.015
DO - 10.1016/j.ympev.2006.03.015
M3 - Article
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AN - SCOPUS:33745870162
VL - 40
SP - 620
EP - 627
JO - Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
JF - Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution
SN - 1055-7903
IS - 2