Pausing Pregnancy?

 For humans, pregnancy means a total length of 9 months, but for some animals this is not the case. Some animals are able to pause their pregnancies from just a few weeks to almost 11 months. The ability to do this has been a mystery to scientists, with research still being done how animals are able to do this. As researchers begin to gain a clearer picture, we are now able to ask how this could help humans. We asked Dr. Jane Fenelon from the University of Melbourne to answer some of our questions. 

Thursday 5th of December, 2019

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