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This work was supported by US National Institutes of Health grants R01 OD011116 (alias R01 RR020833) and R24 OD01119004 (J.H.P.); a Feodor Lynen Fellowship from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and the Volkswagen Foundation Initiative Evolutionary Biology, grant I/84 815 (I.B.); and Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) grant ANR-10-GENM-017 (PhyloFish; J.B. and Y.G.).

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  1. Department of Integrative Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA

    • Ingo Braasch
  2. INRA, UR1037 LPGP, Campus de Beaulieu, Rennes, France

    • Julien Bobe
    •  & Yann Guiguen
  3. Institute of Neuroscience, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA

    • John H. Postlethwait


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