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Tasmanian tumours blamed on inbreeding

Warning: Graphic contentMore evidence, if it were needed, that no good can come of indulging in cousin-coitus. The Tasmanian devil, the grouchy doglike marsupial immortalised in the form of Warner Bros character Taz, is facing extinction due to a rampant communicable cancer.
Sarah Bee, 07 Oct 2007

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