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Preserving frogs from extinction thanks to cryobanking

Australian frog cells have been successfully frozen and re-grown in culture, offering hope of a new technique to safeguard endangered amphibians.
In Australia, over 200 native species of frogs are currently recognised. But among them, 30 are presently listed as critically endangered or vulnerable. Four have been considered extinct since 1979.

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