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Distribution, functional impact, and origin mechanisms of copy number variation in the barley genome

María Muñoz-Amatriaín1, Steven R Eichten2, Thomas Wicker3, Todd A Richmond4, Martin Mascher5, Burkhard Steuernagel56, Uwe Scholz5, Ruvini Ariyadasa5, Manuel Spannagl7, Thomas Nussbaumer7, Klaus FX Mayer7, Stefan Taudien8, Matthias Platzer8, Jeffrey A Jeddeloh4, Nathan M Springer2, Gary J Muehlbauer12* and Nils Stein5*

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1 Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108, USA

2 Department of Plant Biology, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108, USA

3 Institute of Plant Biology, University of Zurich, CH-8008 Zurich, Switzerland

4 Roche NimbleGen, Inc, Madison, WI 53719, USA

5 Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben, D-06466, Germany

6 Current address: The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, NR47UH, UK

7 Helmholtz Center Munich, German Research Centre for Environmental Health (GmbH), MIPS/IBIS, Institute for Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany

8 Leibniz Institute for Age Research, Fritz Lipmann Institute, Jena D-07745, Germany

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Genome Biology 2013, 14:R58  doi:10.1186/gb-2013-14-6-r58

Published: 12 June 2013

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