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How wild rabbits became tame rabbits

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 31 August 2014 - 03:46 PM

The genetic changes that transformed wild animals into domesticated forms have long been a mystery. An international team of scientists has now made a breakthrough by showing that many genes controlling the development of the brain and the nervous system were particularly important for rabbit domestication. The study is published today in Science and gives answers to many genetic questions.


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Posted 31 August 2014 - 07:00 PM

I love wild rabbits! They are so cute! I'd love to pet one! :P

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