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Friday, 21 September 2012
Oyster genome mapped
Scientists have mapped the exact make up of the Pacific oyster genome for the first time. The research shows how the molluscs have adapted to life in harsh estuary and sea shore environments. The news may help identify ways to breed fast-growing oysters with a higher survival rate. Read more...