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Cari Swanson, Windrock Farm Archive on November 6, 2009, 4:04

Horse genome unlocked by science

The genome of a domestic horse has been successfully sequenced by an international team of researchers.

The work, published in the journal Science, may shed light on how horses were domesticated.

It also reveals similarities between the horse and other placental mammals, such as bovids – the hoofed group including goats, [...]