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Published 2006

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Publication details

Journal : Molecular Ecology Notes , vol. 6 , p. 272–275 , 2006

International Standard Numbers :
Printed : 1471-8278
Electronic : 1471-8286

Publication type : Academic article

Contributors : Stenvik, Jørgen; Breiland, Mette Serine W; Damsgård, Børge; Delghandi, Madjid

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The two main allelic variants of the Atlantic cod (
Gadus morhua
L.) pantophysin I (
locus have different frequencies within different cod stocks. The
I polymorphism
which distinguishes the two alleles can thus be used for discrimination of coastal and offshore
cod populations. We present a new method for
I genotyping using fluorescent allelespecific
duplex polymerase chain reaction (PCR). This method is more rapid, reliable and
cost-effective than the previously published method and it is not affected by DNA source
and quality. This improvement is important for studies demanding high throughput and
accuracy of
I genotyping