Zebrafish are showing the way to new insights in cancer research.
By Jef Akst | April 2, 2013
Ventral view of a Tau transgenic zebrafish stained for the neuronal protein tubulin (in green), human Tau (in red), and disease-modified human Tau (in blue)
IMAGE COURTESY OF DOMINIK PAQUET, THE ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY
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Zebrafish and other vertebrates have the enzymatic machinery to synthesize gadusol, an ultraviolet light-absorbing compound.
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