Scientists Draw First Genetic Roadmap Of Amphibian

Scientists Draw First Genetic Roadmap Of Amphibian

By Geraldine Cook
May 06, 2010

Scientists have completed the first genetic blueprint of an amphibian, a clawed African frog, which they say is among the last vertebrates to have its DNA sequenced. Researchers hope the work will shed light on the effects of chemicals called endocrine disruptors on humans and help preserve endangered frog species.

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