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Genetically Altered 'Marathon Mice' Created in Lab

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Genetically Altered 'Marathon Mice' Created in Lab

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Genetically Altered 'Marathon Mice' Created in Lab

Genetically Altered 'Marathon Mice' Created in Lab

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NPR's Alex Chadwick talks with Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Talk of the Nation Science Friday, about "marathon mice" — genetically altered mice with more muscle, less fat and twice the endurance of normal mice.