Gliding Mammal Genome Reveals Primate Sister Group | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A study appearing online today in Science Advances suggests that a group of gliding mammals from Southeast Asia are part of a primate sister group.

Researchers from Texas A&M University, the National Museum of Natural History's Smithsonian Institution, and elsewhere put together a draft genome assembly for a colugo representative from West Java, in an effort to resolve the creature's place in the animal family tree.

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