A large set of 26 new reference transcriptomes dedicated to comparative population genomics in crops and wild relatives

@article{Sarah2017ALS,
  title={A large set of 26 new reference transcriptomes dedicated to comparative population genomics in crops and wild relatives},
  author={Gautier Sarah and Felix Homa and St{\'e}phanie Pointet and Sandy Contreras and François Sabot and Benoit Nabholz and Sylvain Santoni and Laure Saun{\'e} and Morgane Ardisson and Nathalie Chantret and Christopher Sauvage and James Tregear and Cyril Jourda and David Pot and Yves Vigouroux and H{\^a}na Chair and Nora Scarcelli and Claire Billot and Nabila Yahiaoui and Roberto Bacilieri and Bouchaib Khadari and Michel Boccara and Adeline Barnaud and Jean-Pierre P{\'e}ros and Jean-Pierre Labouisse and Jean Louis Pham and Jacques David and Sylvain Gl{\'e}min and Manuel Ruiz},
  journal={Molecular Ecology Resources},
  year={2017},
  volume={17}
}
We produced a unique large data set of reference transcriptomes to obtain new knowledge about the evolution of plant genomes and crop domestication. For this purpose, we validated a RNA‐Seq data assembly protocol to perform comparative population genomics. For the validation, we assessed and compared the quality of de novo Illumina short‐read assemblies using data from two crops for which an annotated reference genome was available, namely grapevine and sorghum. We used the same protocol for… 
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