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Howler monkeys are among the loudest animals on the planet, yet they weigh just 7kg
Researchers have discovered a new type of neuron found only in the male species
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The DNA alone is enough to raise questions
The likelihood of people developing diseases including type two diabetes and Crohn's could be affected by genes inherited from Neanderthals
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