Russian Journal of Genetics

, Volume 54, Issue 3, pp 322–327 | Cite as

Sequence of the mrjp3 Microsatellite Locus in Honeybees of Different Origin

  • N. V. Ostroverkhova
  • A. N. Kucher
  • N. P. Babushkina
  • O. L. Konusova
Animal Genetics


The sequencing of the nucleotide sequences of the mrjp3 repetitive region (mrjp3 microsatellite locus) in Siberian honeybees was carried out. A high similarity of the studied nucleotide sequences (≥99% identity) with reference sequences was observed, which indicates a high conservation of the mrjp3 repetitive region in different Apis mellifera subspecies.


honeybee mrjp3 microsatellite locus evolutionary branches M and C Apis mellifera mellifera L. Apis mellifera carpatica Avet. Siberia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. V. Ostroverkhova
    • 1
  • A. N. Kucher
    • 1
    • 2
  • N. P. Babushkina
    • 2
  • O. L. Konusova
    • 1
  1. 1.National Research Tomsk State UniversityTomskRussia
  2. 2.Research Institute of Medical GeneticsTomsk National Research Medical CenterTomskRussia

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