Sequencing three crocodilian genomes to illuminate the evolution of archosaurs and amniotes.

Journal Article

The International Crocodilian Genomes Working Group (ICGWG) will sequence and assemble the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis), saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) and Indian gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) genomes. The status of these projects and our planned analyses are described.

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Cited Authors

  • St John, JA; Braun, EL; Isberg, SR; Miles, LG; Chong, AY; Gongora, J; Dalzell, P; Moran, C; Bed'hom, B; Abzhanov, A; Burgess, SC; Cooksey, AM; Castoe, TA; Crawford, NG; Densmore, LD; Drew, JC; Edwards, SV; Faircloth, BC; Fujita, MK; Greenwold, MJ; Hoffmann, FG; Howard, JM; Iguchi, T; Janes, DE; Khan, SY; Kohno, S; de Koning, AJ; Lance, SL; McCarthy, FM; McCormack, JE; Merchant, ME; Peterson, DG; Pollock, DD; Pourmand, N; Raney, BJ; Roessler, KA; Sanford, JR; Sawyer, RH; Schmidt, CJ; Triplett, EW; Tuberville, TD; Venegas-Anaya, M; Howard, JT; Jarvis, ED; Guillette, LJ; Glenn, TC; Green, RE; Ray, DA

Published Date

  • January 31, 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 415 -

PubMed ID

  • 22293439

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC3334581

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1474-760X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/gb-2012-13-1-415


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England