Science Express

Study Sniffs Out Genes Behind Doggy ‘Dos

August 31, 2009
New genetic research may explain why Fluffy is so fluffy. A study led by researchers at the National Human Genome Research Institute scanned 1,000 dogs from 80 breeds, looking for...
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Single Gene Responsible For Stubby Legs In Dogs

July 17, 2009
On occasion, the Spittoon departs from its usual mission of bringing you the latest and greatest in human genetics news in order to report on particularly interesting discoveries in other...
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