• Comparative genome analyses reveal distinct structure in the saltwater crocodile MHC. 

      Jaratlerdsiri, Weerachai; Deakin, Janine; Godinez, Ricardo M.; Shan, Xueyan; Peterson, Daniel G.; Marthey, Sylvain; Lyons, Eric; McCarthy, Fiona M.; Isberg, Sally R.; Higgins, Damien P.; Chong, Amanda Y.; St. John, John; Glenn, Travis C.; Ray, David A.; Gongora, Jaime (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant PathologyCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesInstitute for Genomics, Biocomputing and Biotechnology, 12/11/2014)
      The major histocompatibility complex (MHC) is a dynamic genome region with an essential role in the adaptive immunity of vertebrates, especially antigen presentation. The MHC is generally divided into subregions (classes ...