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Title

Genomic resources for flatfish research and their applications

AuthorsCerdà, Joan ; Douglas, S.; Reith, Michael
KeywordsEST
Gene expression
Genetic linkage map
Genomics
Microarray
Pleuronectiformes
Issue DateOct-2010
PublisherBlackwell Publishing
CitationJournal of Fish Biology 77(5): 1045-1070 (2010)
AbstractFlatfishes are a group of teleosts of high commercial and environmental interest, whose biology is still poorly understood. The recent rapid development of different 'omic' technologies is, however, enhancing the knowledge of the complex genetic control underlying different physiological processes of flatfishes. This review describes the different functional genomic approaches and resources currently available for flatfish research and summarizes different areas where microarray-based gene expression analysis has been applied. The increase in genome sequencing data has also allowed the construction of genetic linkage maps in different flatfish species; these maps are invaluable for investigating genome organization and identifying genetic traits of commercial interest. Despite the significant progress in this field, the genomic resources currently available for flatfish are still scarce. Further intensive research should be carried out to develop larger genomic sequence databases, high-density microarrays and, more detailed, complete linkage maps, using second-generation sequencing platforms. These tools will be crucial for further expanding the knowledge of flatfish physiology, and it is predicted that they will have important implications for wild fish population management, improved fish welfare and increased productivity in aquaculture
Description26 pages, 5 tables
Publisher version (URL)http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8649.2010.02695.x
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/79220
DOI10.1111/j.1095-8649.2010.02695.x
Identifiersdoi: 10.1111/j.1095-8649.2010.02695.x
issn: 0022-1112
e-issn: 1095-8649
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