Editor: Karina Acevedo-Whitehouse
Low MHC variation in the polar bear: implications in the face of Arctic warming?
Article first published online: 2 MAY 2013
© 2013 The Zoological Society of London
Volume 16, Issue 6, pages 671–683, December 2013
How to Cite
Weber, D. S., Van Coeverden De Groot, P. J., Peacock, E., Schrenzel, M. D., Perez, D. A., Thomas, S., Shelton, J. M., Else, C. K., Darby, L. L., Acosta, L., Harris, C., Youngblood, J., Boag, P. and Desalle, R. (2013), Low MHC variation in the polar bear: implications in the face of Arctic warming?. Animal Conservation, 16: 671–683. doi: 10.1111/acv.12045
- Issue published online: 26 NOV 2013
- Article first published online: 2 MAY 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 14 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 20 FEB 2012
- Nunavut Wildlife Management Board
- Nunavut Tuungavik Inc.
- National Science and Engineering Council, Canada
Supporting Information. Methods.
Table S1. The genotypic compositions for each major histocompatibility complex (MHC) class II loci (exon 2) and the association of alleles between the loci for each respective genotype in the polar bear individuals surveyed in this study.
Appendix S1. Polar bear major histocompatibility complex (MHC) DNA Sequences obtained in this study.
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