Publications by authors named "Katherine Belov"

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Characterisation of reproductive gene diversity in the endangered Tasmanian devil.

Mol Ecol Resour 2020 Nov 14. Epub 2020 Nov 14.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.13295DOI Listing
November 2020

Deciphering genetic mate choice: Not so simple in group-housed conservation breeding programs.

Evol Appl 2020 Oct 19;13(9):2179-2189. Epub 2020 May 19.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences Faculty of Science The University of Sydney Sydney Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eva.12981DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7513713PMC
October 2020

Inbreeding depression in one of the last DFTD-free wild populations of Tasmanian devils.

PeerJ 2020 16;8:e9220. Epub 2020 Jun 16.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7304431PMC
June 2020

A demonstration of conservation genomics for threatened species management.

Mol Ecol Resour 2020 Jun 19. Epub 2020 Jun 19.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.13211DOI Listing
June 2020

Marsupial Gut Microbiome.

Front Microbiol 2020 29;11:1058. Epub 2020 May 29.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2020.01058DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7272691PMC
May 2020

The Value of Reference Genomes in the Conservation of Threatened Species.

Genes (Basel) 2019 10 25;10(11). Epub 2019 Oct 25.

School of Life & Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/genes10110846DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6895880PMC
October 2019

Tasmanian devils with contagious cancer exhibit a constricted T-cell repertoire diversity.

Commun Biol 2019 13;2:99. Epub 2019 Mar 13.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s42003-019-0342-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6416256PMC
April 2020

Fecal Viral Diversity of Captive and Wild Tasmanian Devils Characterized Using Virion-Enriched Metagenomics and Metatranscriptomics.

J Virol 2019 06 15;93(11). Epub 2019 May 15.

Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6532096PMC
June 2019

Complex problems need detailed solutions: Harnessing multiple data types to inform genetic management in the wild.

Evol Appl 2019 Feb 26;12(2):280-291. Epub 2018 Dec 26.

Faculty of Science, School of Life and Environmental Sciences The University of Sydney Sydney New South Wales Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eva.12715DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6346650PMC
February 2019

Too much of a good thing? Finding the most informative genetic data set to answer conservation questions.

Mol Ecol Resour 2019 May;19(3):659-671

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.12997DOI Listing
May 2019

Lessons learnt from the Tasmanian devil facial tumour regarding immune function in cancer.

Mamm Genome 2018 12 17;29(11-12):731-738. Epub 2018 Sep 17.

School of Life and Environmental Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00335-018-9782-3DOI Listing
December 2018

Disentangling the mechanisms of mate choice in a captive koala population.

PeerJ 2018 21;6:e5438. Epub 2018 Aug 21.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5438DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6108315PMC
August 2018

Koala immunology and infectious diseases: How much can the koala bear?

Dev Comp Immunol 2018 05 31;82:177-185. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Animal Research Centre, University of the Sunshine Coast, 90 Sippy Downs Drive, Sippy Downs 4556, Australia. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Long-read genome sequence assembly provides insight into ongoing retroviral invasion of the koala germline.

Sci Rep 2017 Nov 20;7(1):15838. Epub 2017 Nov 20.

Faculty of Science, Health, Education & Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore DC, Qld, 4558, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-16171-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5696478PMC
November 2017

Marsupial and monotreme cathelicidins display antimicrobial activity, including against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Microbiology (Reading) 2017 Oct 27;163(10):1457-1465. Epub 2017 Sep 27.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.000536DOI Listing
October 2017

Characterisation of MHC class I genes in the koala.

Immunogenetics 2018 02 1;70(2):125-133. Epub 2017 Jul 1.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00251-017-1018-2DOI Listing
February 2018

No evidence of inbreeding depression in a Tasmanian devil insurance population despite significant variation in inbreeding.

Sci Rep 2017 05 12;7(1):1830. Epub 2017 May 12.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-02000-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5431960PMC
May 2017

Variants in the host genome may inhibit tumour growth in devil facial tumours: evidence from genome-wide association.

Sci Rep 2017 03 24;7(1):423. Epub 2017 Mar 24.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-00439-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5428454PMC
March 2017

Antimicrobial Protection of Marsupial Pouch Young.

Front Microbiol 2017 7;8:354. Epub 2017 Mar 7.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2017.00354DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5339227PMC
March 2017

Significant decline in anticancer immune capacity during puberty in the Tasmanian devil.

Sci Rep 2017 03 16;7:44716. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, New South Wales, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep44716DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5353603PMC
March 2017

The Regulation of Uterine Proinflammatory Gene Expression during Pregnancy in the Live-Bearing Lizard, Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii.

J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 2017 06 10;328(4):334-346. Epub 2017 Mar 10.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.b.22733DOI Listing
June 2017

Characterization of the antimicrobial peptide family defensins in the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii), koala (Phascolarctos cinereus), and tammar wallaby (Macropus eugenii).

Immunogenetics 2017 03 12;69(3):133-143. Epub 2016 Nov 12.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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March 2017

Comparison of genotypes of Toxoplasma gondii in domestic cats from Australia with latent infection or clinical toxoplasmosis.

Vet Parasitol 2016 Sep 6;228:13-16. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vetpar.2016.06.008DOI Listing
September 2016

Transmissible cancers in an evolutionary context.

Bioessays 2016 07;38 Suppl 1:S14-23

Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bies.201670904DOI Listing
July 2016

Molecular characterization of MHC class II in the Australian invasive cane toad reveals multiple splice variants.

Immunogenetics 2016 07 27;68(6-7):449-460. Epub 2016 May 27.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00251-016-0919-9DOI Listing
July 2016

Immunoglubolin dynamics and cancer prevalence in Tasmanian devils (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Sci Rep 2016 04 29;6:25093. Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Centre for Integrative Ecology, Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep25093DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4850387PMC
April 2016

Comparative genomics of hormonal signaling in the chorioallantoic membrane of oviparous and viviparous amniotes.

Gen Comp Endocrinol 2017 04 19;244:19-29. Epub 2016 Apr 19.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Heydon-Laurence Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygcen.2016.04.017DOI Listing
April 2017

Allelic expression of mammalian imprinted genes in a matrotrophic lizard, Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii.

Dev Genes Evol 2016 Mar 4;226(2):79-85. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00427-016-0531-xDOI Listing
March 2016

Evolution and comparative analysis of the bat MHC-I region.

Sci Rep 2016 Feb 15;6:21256. Epub 2016 Feb 15.

CSIRO Health and Biosecurity Business Unit, Australian Animal Health Laboratory, Geelong, VIC 3220, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep21256DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4753418PMC
February 2016

The Tasmanian devil microbiome-implications for conservation and management.

Microbiome 2015 Dec 21;3:76. Epub 2015 Dec 21.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, RMC Gunn Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40168-015-0143-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4687321PMC
December 2015

Identification and analysis of divergent immune gene families within the Tasmanian devil genome.

BMC Genomics 2015 Nov 26;16:1017. Epub 2015 Nov 26.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12864-015-2206-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4662006PMC
November 2015

Evolution of the avian β-defensin and cathelicidin genes.

BMC Evol Biol 2015 Sep 15;15:188. Epub 2015 Sep 15.

The Roslin Institute and Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Easter Bush, Midlothian, EH25 9RG, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0465-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4571063PMC
September 2015

Characterization of antibody V segment diversity in the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Vet Immunol Immunopathol 2015 Oct 14;167(3-4):156-65. Epub 2015 Aug 14.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vetimm.2015.08.001DOI Listing
October 2015

Lack of genetic diversity across diverse immune genes in an endangered mammal, the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Mol Ecol 2015 Aug 17;24(15):3860-72. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

University of Sydney, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/mec.13291
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August 2015

Genomic insights into a contagious cancer in Tasmanian devils.

Trends Genet 2015 Sep 29;31(9):528-35. Epub 2015 May 29.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Selection on MHC class II supertypes in the New Zealand endemic Hochstetter's frog.

BMC Evol Biol 2015 Apr 13;15:63. Epub 2015 Apr 13.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0342-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4415247PMC
April 2015

SNP marker discovery in koala TLR genes.

PLoS One 2015 23;10(3):e0121068. Epub 2015 Mar 23.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4370664PMC
February 2016

Impacts of early viability selection on management of inbreeding and genetic diversity in conservation.

Mol Ecol 2015 Apr 2;24(8):1645-53. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia; San Diego Zoo Global, PO Box 120551, San Diego, CA, 92112, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mec.13141DOI Listing
April 2015

Diversity in the Toll-like receptor genes of the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Immunogenetics 2015 Mar 7;67(3):195-201. Epub 2015 Jan 7.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Rm 303, RMC Gunn Building B19, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00251-014-0823-0DOI Listing
March 2015

Characterisation of non-classical MHC class I genes in the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Immunogenetics 2014 Dec 30;66(12):727-35. Epub 2014 Sep 30.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Office 302, RMC Gunn Building B19, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia,

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December 2014

Characterisation of major histocompatibility complex class I in the Australian cane toad, Rhinella marina.

PLoS One 2014 5;9(8):e102824. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4122387PMC
April 2015

Tracing monotreme venom evolution in the genomics era.

Toxins (Basel) 2014 Apr 2;6(4):1260-73. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/toxins6041260DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4014732PMC
April 2014

Development of MHC-Linked Microsatellite Markers in the Domestic Cat and Their Use to Evaluate MHC Diversity in Domestic Cats, Cheetahs, and Gir Lions.

J Hered 2014 Jul-Aug;105(4):493-505. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

From the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia (Morris, Kirby, Beatty, Barrs, and Belov); the ANGIS, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia (Cattley); the Laboratory of Genomic Diversity, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD 21702-1201 (David and Menotti-Raymond); the Theodosius Dobzhansky Center for Genome Bioinformatics, St. Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia (O'Brien); and the Oceanographic Center, Nova Southeastern University, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33314-7796 (O'Brien).

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September 2017

Anthropogenic selection enhances cancer evolution in Tasmanian devil tumours.

Evol Appl 2014 Feb 6;7(2):260-5. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

School of Biological Sciences, University of Wollongong Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eva.12117DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3927887PMC
February 2014

Echidna venom gland transcriptome provides insights into the evolution of monotreme venom.

PLoS One 2013 12;8(11):e79092. Epub 2013 Nov 12.

Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, QLD, Australia.

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September 2014

Placental lipoprotein lipase (LPL) gene expression in a placentotrophic lizard, Pseudemoia entrecasteauxii.

J Exp Zool B Mol Dev Evol 2013 Nov 12;320(7):465-70. Epub 2013 Aug 12.

School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jez.b.22526DOI Listing
November 2013

Does the devil facial tumour produce immunosuppressive cytokines as an immune evasion strategy?

Vet Immunol Immunopathol 2013 May 13;153(1-2):159-64. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, RMC Gunn, B19, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vetimm.2013.02.008DOI Listing
May 2013

Low major histocompatibility complex diversity in the Tasmanian devil predates European settlement and may explain susceptibility to disease epidemics.

Biol Lett 2013 Feb 5;9(1):20120900. Epub 2012 Dec 5.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2012.0900DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3565505PMC
February 2013

Evolution of a contagious cancer: epigenetic variation in Devil Facial Tumour Disease.

Proc Biol Sci 2013 Jan 7;280(1750):20121720. Epub 2012 Nov 7.

Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3574417PMC
January 2013

Characterisation of four major histocompatibility complex class II genes of the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus).

Immunogenetics 2013 Jan 23;65(1):37-46. Epub 2012 Oct 23.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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January 2013

Identification of natural killer cell receptor genes in the genome of the marsupial Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Immunogenetics 2013 Jan 25;65(1):25-35. Epub 2012 Sep 25.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, B19 RMC Gunn, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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January 2013

A comparative genomics approach to understanding transmissible cancer in Tasmanian devils.

Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 2012 29;13:207-22. Epub 2012 May 29.

Research School of Biology, The Australian National University, Canberra 0200, Australia.

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January 2013

Diversity at the major histocompatibility complex Class II in the platypus, Ornithorhynchus anatinus.

J Hered 2012 Jul 4;103(4):467-78. Epub 2012 May 4.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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July 2012

Low MHC class II diversity in the Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii).

Immunogenetics 2012 Jul 31;64(7):525-33. Epub 2012 Mar 31.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, RMC Gunn B19, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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July 2012

Contagious cancer: lessons from the devil and the dog.

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Katherine Belov

Bioessays 2012 Apr 2;34(4):285-92. Epub 2012 Mar 2.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/bies.201100161
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April 2012

Venom evolution through gene duplications.

Gene 2012 Mar 18;496(1):1-7. Epub 2012 Jan 18.

Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2012.01.009DOI Listing
March 2012

Reduced effect of Tasmanian devil facial tumor disease at the disease front.

Conserv Biol 2012 Feb 6;26(1):124-34. Epub 2011 Oct 6.

School of Zoology, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 5, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01747.xDOI Listing
February 2012

Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) markers in conservation biology.

Int J Mol Sci 2011 15;12(8):5168-86. Epub 2011 Aug 15.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, RMC Gunn Bldg, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia; E-Mail:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms12085168DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3179158PMC
January 2015

Immunome database for marsupials and monotremes.

BMC Immunol 2011 Aug 19;12:48. Epub 2011 Aug 19.

Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3173380PMC
August 2011

Genome sequence of an Australian kangaroo, Macropus eugenii, provides insight into the evolution of mammalian reproduction and development.

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