Rapid microsatellite development in Gekko japonicus using sequenced restriction-site associated DNA markers.

  title={Rapid microsatellite development in Gekko japonicus using sequenced restriction-site associated DNA markers.},
  author={L Wei and Wei-wei Shao and H Zhou and Jun Ping and Linmiao Li and Y P Zhang},
  journal={Genetics and molecular research : GMR},
  volume={14 4},
  • L. Wei, W. Shao, Y. Zhang
  • Published 30 October 2015
  • Biology
  • Genetics and molecular research : GMR
Twelve polymorphic microsatellite loci were isolated in the Japanese gecko, Gekko japonicus. We genotyped one population from Wenzhou, Zhejiang Province, China (N = 36). The mean number of observed alleles per locus was 7.3 (range 4 to 13). Observed and expected heterozygosity values ranged from 0.200 to 0.944 and from 0.395 to 0.797, respectively. One locus (GJ20) showed significant departure from Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium; no linkage disequilibrium was found between any two loci. These… 

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