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Proposed Frog Ban Makes a Splash

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Science  14 Mar 2008:
Vol. 319, Issue 5869, pp. 1472
DOI: 10.1126/science.319.5869.1472a

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A proposal to ban the sale of African clawed toads in the United Kingdom has that country's developmental biologists worried about the availability of their favorite research animal--and conducting studies to surmount the reason for the ban.