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Dna Fingerprinting in Horses

PAZDERA J, HRUBAN V, PICHRTOVA J, MULLER Z, JILEK F
Veterinarni Medicina 38, 1993, 223-228

Using a multilocus DNA probe, individual - specific hybridization patterns, the so-called DNA fingerprints (TAB) were determined in six horse families by the DNA fingerprinting method. The probe with evolutionally preserved nucleotide sequence from bacteriophage M13 determines hypervariable regions placed in genomic minisatellite DNA. The use of this probe permits an identification of an individual and execution of paternity relationships with a probability over 99.99 per cent


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