Press Release: First Ever Hybrid Embryo Produced Outside The Womb

the Dvůr Králové Zoo/Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research/Avantea
Publication Date:
5 July 2018

An international team of researchers successfully managed to adapt reproduction techniques used in horses to the special circumstances of rhino species, opening up the potential to bring back NWR from the brink of extinction.


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