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Cinereous vulture

The first whole genome and transcriptome of the cinereous vulture reveals adaptation...

The genome and transcriptome of the largest bird of prey reveal genetic signatures of dietary and environmental adaptations.
Genome Biology 2015, 16:215


Mammoth 2.0: will genome engineering resurrect extinct species?

Beth Shapiro discusses how genome editing tools can (or cannot) help bring extinct species back to life.

Genome Biology 2015, 16:228

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