Evidence of positive selection associated with placental loss in tiger sharks

Swift, D.G., Dunning, L.T., Igea, J. et al. (6 more authors) (2016) Evidence of positive selection associated with placental loss in tiger sharks. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 16 (1). ISSN 1471-2148



  • Swift, D.G.
  • Dunning, L.T.
  • Igea, J.
  • Brooks, E.J.
  • Jones, C.S.
  • Noble, L.R.
  • Ciezarek, A.
  • Humble, E.
  • Savolainen, V.
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Keywords: Reproduction; Viviparous; Placenta; Transcriptome; RNA-Seq; Positive selection; Elasmobranchs; Carcharhinids; Galeocerdo
  • Published: 14 June 2016
  • Accepted: 2 June 2016
  • Published (online): 14 June 2016
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biological Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2016 10:14
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2016 11:27
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12862-016-0696-y
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-016-0696-y

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