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The story of the Irish scientist leading a horse racing revolution
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# Speed Gene

The story of the Irish scientist leading a horse racing revolution

May 5th 2014, 10:05 AM 14,186 Views 3 Comments

A short film on Dr Emmeline Hill, the UCD geneticist who discovered the “speed gene” in horses.

Prime numbers: the week in stats
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# In Numbers

Prime numbers: the week in stats

Jan 28th 2012, 7:15 PM 3,711 Views 4 Comments

Earthquakes! Earnings! Petitions! Racehorses! Healthy cities?! Our weekly numerical guide to the events of the last seven days.

Modern racehorses all share 'speed gene' from one common ancestor - study
# Speed Gene
# Speed Gene

Modern racehorses all share 'speed gene' from one common ancestor - study

Jan 24th 2012, 5:53 PM 4,805 Views 6 Comments

An Irish scientists says all modern Throughbreds share a “speed gene” which originated in a British mare living 300 years ago.