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Sloth Fur Might Yield New Drugs

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Sloth Fur Might Yield New Drugs

Popular Science - By Douglas Main

Microbes living in the beasts' coats could be deadly to malaria and cancer cells. Sloths are cute. Take this video of baby sloths being washed: Until today, this video might represent sheer joy. But a new study causes a different reaction: NOOOO! DON'T KILL THE FUR FUNGI!!! New research, you see, has …

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