Shrinking Bat Genomes Spark a New Model of Evolution – WIRED


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Shrinking Bat Genomes Spark a New Model of Evolution
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So when the genome of the common little brown bat (Myotis lucifugus), the first genome sequence from a bat, appeared in 2006, Feschotte was thrilled. Bats have strikingly small genomes for a mammal—they're more like those of birds—and it seemed

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