Evolutionarily conserved telomeric location of BBC1 and MC1R on a microchromosome questions the identity of MC1R and a pigmentation locus on chromosome 1 in chicken

Alexei Sazanov, Julio Masabanda, Dagmar Ewald, Sakae Takeuchi, Michèle Tixier-Boichard, Johannes Buitkamp, Ruedi Fries

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16 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)651-654
Number of pages4
JournalChromosome Research
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 1998


  • Breast basic conserved gene 1
  • Chicken
  • Fluorescence in situ hybridization
  • Gallus gallus
  • Melanocortin-1 receptor gene
  • Microchromosome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics

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