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Research Article

Novel SNP Discovery in African Buffalo, Syncerus caffer, Using High-Throughput Sequencing

  • Nikki le Roex,

    Affiliation: DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Tuberculosis Research/MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Harry Noyes,

    Affiliation: Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Andrew Brass,

    Affiliation: School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

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  • Daniel G. Bradley,

    Affiliation: Molecular Population Genetics, Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

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  • Steven J. Kemp,

    Affiliations: Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom, International Livestock Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

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  • Suzanne Kay,

    Affiliation: Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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  • Paul D. van Helden,

    Affiliation: DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Tuberculosis Research/MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Eileen G. Hoal mail

    egvh@sun.ac.za

    Affiliation: DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Tuberculosis Research/MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Published: November 07, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0048792

About the Authors

Nikki le Roex, Paul D. van Helden, Eileen G. Hoal
DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Biomedical Tuberculosis Research/MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa
Harry Noyes, Steven J. Kemp, Suzanne Kay
Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Andrew Brass
School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
Daniel G. Bradley
Molecular Population Genetics, Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Steven J. Kemp
International Livestock Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

Corresponding Author

Email: egvh@sun.ac.za

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SJK DGB HN PVH EGH. Performed the experiments: SK HN. Analyzed the data: HN NLR AB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HN NLR EGH PVH AB. Wrote the paper: NLR HN PVH EGH.