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Genes Suggest Dogs Descended From a Now-Extinct Breed of Wolf


Animals  (tags: wolves, extinction, dogs, genomes, ancestors, dna )

Nancy
- 594 days ago - nbcnews.com
"These are the highest-quality wolf genome sequences published to date, and among the very first," Novembre said. "Without high-quality wolf genomes, it's difficult to learn about the origins of dogs."



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Comments

Veronica G. (108)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 10:49 am
'DOMESTICATED 9000 YEARS AGO!. Wow, what an interesting post. Thanks Nancy.
 

. (0)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 11:14 am
Great post Nancy-thanks. Now, I wonder where the terriors came from?
 

Ruth C. (262)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 11:28 am
And who's fault is it for these animals going Extinct? Humans!
 

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 3:39 pm
Very interesting .. :) Thank you, Nancy:)
 

Nils Anders Lunde (604)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:41 am
Noted
 

Sylvie A. (184)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:49 am
Très intéressant. Notée. Merci
 

Sara P. (72)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 11:14 am
And I've to guess why we are speaking about extinct breed of wolf? It's always a human fault :((((
 
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