What can we learn from Whale’s teeth?

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By: Amber S.

Whales are at the top of the food chain and vital to the health of marine environment. A study of three different types of whales demonstrated their ability to deep diving and shows that they are able to produce oxygen to stay alive. Also instead of teeth they have baleen. This find has helped Scientists discover new ideas about enamel and also hair formation. These Genomic studies will help with diseases control and prevention, species conservation,and protection. (Read more…)

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