Burmese Python Genome

Highlights
We received a nice spread (along with the Cobra genome) in Science Magazine  Snake Spread in Science

NCB News
“Python’s Extreme Eating Abilities Evolved Quickly, Genome Shows”
http://www.nbcnews.com/science/pythons-extreme-eating-abilities-evolved-quickly-genome-shows-2D11674293

Huffington Post
Python genome helps explain snake’s extreme eating abilities”
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/03/python-genome-snake-extreme-eating_n_4377109.html

Nature World News
“Genome Study Reveals Extreme Adaptation in Burmese Pythons”
http://www.natureworldnews.com/articles/5163/20131203/genome-study-reveals-extreme-adaptation-burmese-pythons-video.htm

United States
NPR, KERA (Dallas-Fort Worth)
“How the Burmese python mastered extreme adaptation”
http://breakthroughs.kera.org/how-the-burmese-python-mastered-extreme-adaptation/

DailyNews
“Secrets to ‘Extreme Adaptation’ Found in Burmese Python Genome”
http://dailynewsen.com/2013/12/02/secrets-to-extreme-adaptation-found-in-burmese-python-genome.html

Christian Science Monitor
“How the python got its big gulp”
http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/1203/How-the-python-got-its-big-gulp

Denver News
“Burmese python genome reveals extreme adaptation”
http://denver.icito.com/burmese-python-genome-reveals-extreme-adaptation/

New Scientist
“Snakes outpacing other vertebrates in race to evolve”
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn24684-snakes-outpacing-other-vertebrates-in-race-to-evolve.html#.Up0GsY1QvOI

American Free Press
“Genome reveals secrets to Burmese python’s big appetite”
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5i8HKtdYIBhEIHaKCi2mzm0z7bYzQ?docId=bd0bbf4b-cd1f-49f5-8211-cf5fd16b76e8

EurekAlert
“Burmese python genome reveals extreme adaptation”
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-12/uocd-bpg112713.php

GenomeWeb
“Genome Studies Explore Nature of Burmese Python, King Cobra Adaptations”
http://www.genomeweb.com/sequencing/genome-studies-explore-nature-burmese-python-king-cobra-adaptations

Headlines & Global News
“New Study Explains Burmese Python’s Ability to Eat Someone its Size”
http://www.hngn.com/articles/18579/20131203/new-study-explains-burmese-pythons-ability-to-eat-someone-his-size.htm

RedOrbit
“Extreme Genomic Evolution Discovered in Burmese Pythons”
http://www.redorbit.com/news/science/1113017905/burmese-python-study-reveal-extreme-genome-evolution-120313/

University Herald
“Evolutionary-Advanced Burmese Python Have Expandable Organs”
http://www.universityherald.com/articles/5957/20131203/evolutionarily-advanced-burmese-python-have-expandable-organs.htm

Science Recorder
“Burmese Python Genome Reveals Extreme Adaptation, Shines Light on Molecular Evolution”
http://www.sciencerecorder.com/news/burmese-python-genome-reveals-extreme-adaptation-shines-light-on-molecular-evolution/

Mother Nature Network
“The Science Behind Python’s Massive Meals”
http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/the-science-behind-pythons-massive-meals

ScienceDaily
“Secrets to ‘Extreme Adaptation’ Found in Burmese Python Genome”
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/12/131202162117.htm

LiveScience
“Python’s Extreme Eating Abilities Explained”
http://www.livescience.com/41620-python-extreme-genetics.html

ScienceBlog.com
“Burmese Python genome reveals extreme adaptation”
http://scienceblog.com/68355/burmese-python-genome-reveals-extreme-adaptation/

TopNews United States
“Genome of Burmese Python Tells About Extreme Adaptation”
http://topnews.us/content/259327-genome-burmese-python-tells-about-extreme-adaptation

International Business Times
“How Does A Burmese Python Swallow Prey Bigger Than Itself? Genes Hold Clues, Possible Treatment For Human Ailments”
http://www.ibtimes.com/how-does-burmese-python-swallow-prey-bigger-itself-genes-hold-clues-possible-treatment-human-1492374

Latino Post
“Burmese Python’s Genome Sheds Light on Extreme Adaptation”
http://www.latinopost.com/articles/1650/20131202/burmese-pythons-genome-sheds-light-extreme-adaptation.htm

National Monitor
“Genome Reveals Secrets to Python’s Extreme Eating Abilities”
http://natmonitor.com/2013/12/02/genome-reveals-secrets-to-pythons-extreme-eating-abilities/

Science World Report
“Burmese Python Genome Reveals Their Extreme Eating Abilities”
http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/11323/20131203/burmese-python-genome-reveals-their-extreme-eating-abilities.htm

Phys.Org
“Secrets to ‘Extreme Adaptation” Found in Burmese Python Genome”
http://phys.org/news/2013-12-secrets-extreme-burmese-python-genome.html

International
TeleSur (Latin America)
“Le piton podria ser la clave para entender enfermedades humanas”
http://www.telesurtv.net/articulos/2013/12/03/estudio-revela-que-la-piton-es-clave-para-entender-enfermedades-humanas-4601.html

Radio Canada
“Le python biman decypte”
http://www.radio-canada.ca/nouvelles/science/2013/12/03/003-python-birman-genome.shtml

Planet Earth (UK)
“How did the King Cobra Get Its Bite?”
http://planetearth.nerc.ac.uk/news/story.aspx?id=1562

Agence France-Presse
“Genome reveals secrets to Burmese python’s big appetite”
http://www.interaksyon.com/article/76084/genome-reveals-secrets-to-burmese-pythons-big-appetite

French Tribune
“Burmese Pythons Best Example of Extreme Adaptation”
http://frenchtribune.com/teneur/1320945-burmese-pythons-best-example-extreme-adaptation

News Tonight Africa
“Burmese Python Can Raise Metabolism and Mass of Vital Organs to Ingest Huge Prey”
http://newstonight.co.za/content/burmese-python-can-raise-metabolism-and-mass-vital-organs-ingest-huge-prey

Z News (India)
“Burmese Python’s Genome Reveals Secrets of Extreme Adaptation”
http://zeenews.india.com/news/science/burmese-python-s-genome-reveals-secrets-of-extreme-adaptation_894087.html

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