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Birds Show Price Humans Pay for Good Clotting

November 3rd, 2011

Episode 69 of 725 episodes

Birds have different clotting proteins than humans, which explains our better clotting in trauma, but their avoidance of certain cardiovascular problems. Karen Hopkin reports

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