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Conservation Genetics

, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp 179–181 | Cite as

Accurate DNA-based sex identification of apes using non-invasive samples

  • Brenda J. Bradley
  • Karen E. Chambers
  • Linda Vigilant
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amelogenin apes faeces noninvasive sex identification 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Brenda J. Bradley
    • 1
    • 2
  • Karen E. Chambers
    • 1
  • Linda Vigilant
    • 1
  1. 1.Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary AnthropologyLeipzigGermany
  2. 2.Anthropological SciencesState University of New YorkStony BrookUSA

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