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Developing a cane toad biological control

Final research report for the period July 2004 – 30 June 2005
(Year 4 - Project ID No. 44178)
Dr Tony Robinson, Dr Alex Hyatt, Dr Jackie Pallister, Dr Nick Hamilton and Dr Damien Halliday CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems
Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2005

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About the report

This project builds on the success of previous work that demonstrated in principle that certain adult genes introduced into cane toad tadpoles will interfere with their metamorphosis.

This observation is being developed further in the current project (Year 4) which will:

Beginning in January 2001, the first three years of this project were funded by the Commonwealth. ID numbers: 29495 (Years 1 & 2) and 40596 (Year 3).

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