This Week in Nature

In this week's Nature, an international team of researchers led by the Broad Institute's Kerstin Lindblad-Toh report on the genomic sequence of the African coelacanth Latimeria chalumnae, which is part of a lineage of lobe-finned fish thought until the 1930s to have become extinct millions of years ago.

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