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Cute Cat-Ome

A trio of researchers is seeking crowd-sourced funds to sequence the genome of a cat called LilBub. LilBub, the researchers say at, was born with some unique characteristics — she's small with extra digits on each paw, no teeth, and osteopetrosis. Her tongue also hangs out of her unusually short snout.

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