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Platypus resources

Publications

From immunome to venome: defensins and the evolution of platypus venom

Camilla Whittington1, Anthony T. Papenfuss2, Paramjit Bansal3, Shona Blair3, Allan Torres4, Emily S. W. Wong1, Tina Graves5, Amber Alsop6, Janine Deakin6, Kyriena Schatzkamer5, Colin Kremitzki5, Chris P. Ponting7, Peter Temple-Smith8, Wes Warren5, Philip Kuchel3, Katherine Belov1

1Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
2Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Parkville, VIC 3050 Australia
3School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2006 Australia
4Nanoscale Organisation and Dynamics Group, College of Health and Science, University of Western Sydney, NSW 1797 Australia
5Genome Sequencing Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
6ARC Centre for Kangaroo Genomics, Research School of Biological Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra ACT 0200 Australia
7MRC Functional Genetics Unit, University of Oxford, Department of Human Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3QX, UK
8Centre for Reproduction and Development, Monash Institute of Medical Research, Clayton VIC 3168 Australia, and Department of Zoology, University of Melbourne, Parkville VIC 3010 Australia

Published in Genome Research

Sequence data

Alpha and beta defensins

DLPs

CNP

NGF


Identification of Natural Killer Cell Receptor Clusters in the Platypus Genome Reveals an Expansion of C-Type Lectin Genes

Emily S.W. Wong1, Claire E. Sanderson1, Janine E. Deakin2, Camilla Whittington1, Anthony T. Papenfuss3, Katherine Belov1+

1Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
2Research School of Biological Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
3Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research, Parkville, Australia
+Corresponding author

Submitted

Alignments

Predicted NK domain proteins (fasta format)

Alignment of NKC proteins from platypus and other species (clustal format; 1.83Mb)


Hatching time for monotreme immunology

Emily S. W. Wong1, Anthony T. Papenfuss2, Robert D. Miller3, Katherine Belov1+

1Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney NSW 2006 Australia
2Bioinformatics Division, The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research, Parkville, Australia
33Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology, Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, United States
+Corresponding author

Submitted

Alignments

Platypus immune genes (fasta format)