Gallus gallus

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Synonyms for Gallus gallus

a jungle fowl of southeastern Asia that is considered ancestral to the domestic fowl

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Herein, we report the results of a comparative genomic analyses of the [beta]-globin gene in 11 different taxa; nine eutherian [Homo sapiens (human), Macaca mulatta (rhesus monkey), Pan troglodytes (chimpanzee), Rattus norvegicus (mouse), Mus musculus (rat), Canis familiaris (dog), Bos taurus (cow), Equus caballus (horse), Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)], one dinosaurian (avian) Gallus gallus (chicken) and a neopterygii (marine) Danio rerio (fish), describing fundamental similarities and differences among taxa to enable better evolutionary understanding of functional [beta]-globin gene (Fig.
The chicken, Gallus gallus was found to be diverged from rest of the taxa significantly.
Human (-thrombin and SFLLRN(P), PAR-1's synthetic peptide activator and agonist, have both been shown to induce apoptosis-like cell death in Gallus gallus motoneuron cultures and in programmed cell death.
1996) suggested a monophyletic origin of domestic chickens from one of the red jungle fowl subspecies Gallus gallus gallus, and proposed that a single domestication event occurred in Thailand and adjacent countries.
CHICKENS have been domesticated for thousands of years and are all genetically related to Gallus gallus, the Red Jungle Fowl.