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Whole-genome analysis at center of effort to save Tasmanian devil

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Tue, 28 Jun 2011 14:57:41 +0000
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<p>The whole-genome analysis of two Tasmanian devils—one that died of a new contagious cancer known as Devil Facial Tumor Disease (DFTD) and one healthy animal—is at the center of a new management strategy to help prevent the extinction of this species. </p><p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://insider.si.edu/2011/06/whole-genome-analysis-at-center-of-effort-to-save-tasmanian-devil/">Whole-genome analysis at center of effort to save Tasmanian devil</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://insider.si.edu">Smithsonian Insider</a>.</p>
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