Genotyping for Species Identification and Diversity Assessment Using Double-Digest Restriction Site-Associated DNA Sequencing (ddRAD-Seq).

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Summary of "Genotyping for Species Identification and Diversity Assessment Using Double-Digest Restriction Site-Associated DNA Sequencing (ddRAD-Seq)."

Genotyping-by-sequencing (GBS) is a powerful approach for studying the genetic diversity of legume species. By using restriction enzymes or other methods to generate a reduced representation of the genome for sequencing, GBS can provide genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) for diversity analysis at high throughput and low cost. Here we describe a novel double-digest restriction site-associated DNA sequencing (ddRAD-seq) approach. We also describe the downstream bioinformatic analysis of the sequencing data, including alignment to a reference genome, de novo assembly, SNP calling, phylogenetic analysis, and structure analysis.


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Name: Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.)
ISSN: 1940-6029
Pages: 159-187


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