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Indian scientists clone near-extinct wild buffalo

By N.B. Nair Scientists at the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) ┬ábased in Karnal have successfully cloned a critically endangered wild buffalo found in Chhattisgarh. Only one female Asiatic wild water buffalo (Bubalus arnee) survives in Chhattisgarh’s Udanti-Sitanadi tiger reserve and forest officials have confined it in semi-captivity. NDRI scientists conducted a biopsy on its ear tissue and took it ...

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