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Genome-wide signatures of complex introgression and adaptive evolution in the big cats

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Science Advances  19 Jul 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 7, e1700299
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1700299

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vol. 3 no. 7

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  • Received for publication January 27, 2017
  • Accepted for publication June 19, 2017

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  1. Henrique V. Figueiró1,*,
  2. Gang Li2,*,
  3. Fernanda J. Trindade1,
  4. Juliana Assis3,
  5. Fabiano Pais3,
  6. Gabriel Fernandes3,
  7. Sarah H. D. Santos1,
  8. Graham M. Hughes4,
  9. Aleksey Komissarov5,
  10. Agostinho Antunes6,
  11. Cristine S. Trinca1,
  12. Maíra R. Rodrigues1,
  13. Tyler Linderoth7,
  14. Ke Bi8,
  15. Leandro Silveira9,
  16. Fernando C. C. Azevedo10,11,
  17. Daniel Kantek1,12,
  18. Emiliano Ramalho11,13,
  19. Ricardo A. Brassaloti14,
  20. Priscilla M. S. Villela14,
  21. Adauto L. V. Nunes15,
  22. Rodrigo H. F. Teixeira15,16,
  23. Ronaldo G. Morato11,12,
  24. Damian Loska17,18,
  25. Patricia Saragüeta19,
  26. Toni Gabaldón17,18,20,
  27. Emma C. Teeling4,
  28. Stephen J. O’Brien5,
  29. Rasmus Nielsen7,
  30. Luiz L. Coutinho14,
  31. Guilherme Oliveira3,21,
  32. William J. Murphy2, and
  33. Eduardo Eizirik1,11,
  1. 1Laboratório de Biologia Genômica e Molecular, Faculdade de Biociências, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
  2. 2Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA.
  3. 3Centro de Pesquisa René Rachou, FIOCRUZ/Minas, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
  4. 4School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
  5. 5Theodosius Dobzhansky Center for Genome Bioinformatics, Saint Petersburg State University, St. Petersburg, Russia.
  6. 6Departamento de Biologia, Faculdade de Ciências and CIIMAR/CIMAR, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  7. 7Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720–3140, USA.
  8. 8Computational Genomics Resource Laboratory, California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences and Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA.
  9. 9Instituto Onça-Pintada, Mineiros, Goiás, Brazil.
  10. 10Universidade Federal de São João Del Rey, São João Del Rey, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
  11. 11Instituto Pró-Carnívoros, Atibaia, São Paulo, Brazil.
  12. 12Instituto Chico Mendes de Conservação da Biodiversidade, Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil.
  13. 13Instituto de Desenvolvimento Sustentável Mamirauá, Tefé, Amazonas, Brazil.
  14. 14Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz (ESALQ-USP), Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil.
  15. 15Zoológico Municipal de Sorocaba, Sorocaba, São Paulo, Brazil.
  16. 16Programa de Pós-Graduação em Animais Selvagens, Universidade Estadual Paulista–Botucatu, São Paulo, Brazil.
  17. 17Bioinformatics and Genomics Programme, Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), Barcelona, Spain.
  18. 18Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain.
  19. 19Instituto de Biología y Medicina Experimental, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  20. 20Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain.
  21. 21Instituto Tecnológico Vale, Belém, Pará, Brazil.
  1. Corresponding author. Email: eduardo.eizirik{at}pucrs.br (E.E.); wmurphy{at}cvm.tamu.edu (W.J.M.)
    • * These authors contributed equally to this work.

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