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Fish Shed Light on Limb-regeneration Secrets

News   Jul 30, 2019 | Original story from Michigan State University

 
Fish Shed Light on Limb-regeneration Secrets

In the current issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Michigan State University scientists show that gar, a toothy, freshwater fish, can reveal many evolutionary secrets -- even possible genetic blueprints for limb regeneration in people. Credit: Courtesy of MSU

 
 
 

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