Allelic diversity and patterns of selection at the major histocompatibility complex class I and II loci in a threatened shorebird, the Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus)

Cruz-López, M., Fernández, G., Hipperson, H. orcid.org/0000-0001-7872-105X et al. (8 more authors) (2020) Allelic diversity and patterns of selection at the major histocompatibility complex class I and II loci in a threatened shorebird, the Snowy Plover (Charadrius nivosus). BMC Evolutionary Biology, 20. 114.

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Keywords: Major histocompatibility complex (MHC); Balancing selection; Peptide-binding region (PBR); MHC class I; MHC class II; Private alleles; Charadrius
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  • Accepted: 20 August 2020
  • Published (online): 10 September 2020
  • Published: December 2020
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: 06 Oct 2020 12:37
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2020 12:37
Status: Published
Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-020-01676-7
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