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Survival Secret Of Earth’s Hardiest Animal From Radiation
 

Survival Secret Of Earth’s Hardiest Animal From Radiation

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Tardigrades, also known as water bears, have survived conditions that would kill almost any other organism including the vacuum of space, rehydration, and absolute zero temperatures. Now a team of scientists in Japan has sequenced their
 
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22 Sep 2016 - General
 
Tardigrades or water bear can survive in toughest conditions such as the vacuum of space, rehydration, and absolute zero temperature. A team of a scientist is working on their genomes to find out how they are so tough. Research has shown that Tardigrades have a range of handy protective tools that aids to avoid death and it is due to the presence of a protein that acts as an inbuilt radiations shield for DNA. This protein is the actual secret to the survival of this earth’s hardest animal Tardig...
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