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University of Missouri-Columbia

Finding Ancient Ancestors

Caption: MU researchers have found ancient ancestors of cattle, going back as far as 29 million years ago. The research could lead to more efficient and healthier cattle and a better understanding of human disease.

Credit: MU College of Agriculture

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