What Percentage Of DNA Of Laboratory Animals Is Shared With Humans?


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julius velicaria Profile
I think it is for about 40 percent.
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Michael Sholar answered
Depends on the lab animal.  In the case of primates the similarities can get into the 90+% range. Even mice are 80+% the same.  Here is a 2002 article about the sequencing of the mouse genome:   www.sfgate.com

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