WATCH: Calf born with human-like face


A mutant calf with a “human-like face” was born on a farm in a remote village in Argentina in recent days.

It has been reported that the calf had a deformed skull which gave rise to this appearance.

Rare genetic mutation

Nicholas Magnago, a genetics expert, told media that the animal – which died shortly after being born - could have a “rare genetic mutation”.

“A mutation is a change in the DNA sequencing that was transferred to the cow’s offspring.”

“It was a spontaneous mutation caused by the action of mutagens, physical, chemical or biological agents, which altered its genetic sequencing.” he explained.

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