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Genetic tagging of epithelial cells, like the ones covering the top half of this zebrafish scale, allows researchers to visualize skin regeneration following injury in real time.

The Scientist Staff
Mar 24, 2016

CHEN ET AL./DEVELOPMENTAL CELL 2016 (VIA EUREKALERT)

(See Chen et al., “Multicolor cell barcoding technology for long-term surveillance of epithelial regeneration in zebrafish,” Development Cell, 2016.)

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