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Science & Medicine, Medicine

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Gene sequencing to maximise chances for the kakapo

April 23rd, 2016

Episode 1087 of 1326 episodes

A crowd funded project to sequence the genomes of each of 123 remaining kakapo, will allow biologists to maximise genetic diversity in their kakapo breeding program.

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