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

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

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

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

Ruth S. (300)
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 (569)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:41 am

Sylvie A. (155)
Sunday January 19, 2014, 3:49 am
Très intéressant. Notée. Merci

Sara P. (67)
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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