- zebra + fish (Wiktionary)
“The zebrafish is a popular drug research model because it is transparent and the effects of drugs are easily monitored.”
“Morris calls the zebrafish an ideal genetic model for studies of development and disease.”
“Today, scientists can offer a real-life glimpse of this developmental bifurcation by pointing to vertebrates, such as zebrafish, that retain pharyngeal teeth only; others, such as mouse and human, that have oral teeth only; and a subset, including cichlids, that thrives with both.”
“However, methodology that allows spatio-temporally knockdown of gene expression in various model organisms such as zebrafish has not been well established, which largely limits the potential of zebrafish as a vertebrate model of human malignant disorders.”
“In lower vertebrates in particular, such as zebrafish, telomerase is constitutively active in multiple organs and may support continuous growth of the animal throughout its lifespan”
“As I descended into the shadowy depths of the general Googlesphere, I found articles on the acclimatization of zebrafish and milk production in dairy cows.”
“The drug was found in a zebrafish screen run by Dr. Zon, who says this is the first drug to go from a zebrafish screen to human trials.”
“Many factors go into attractiveness," says Christian Lawrence, a fish biologist at Children's Hospital Boston who manages a large zebrafish facility.”
“So rather than leave romance to chance, researchers are shoring up efforts to understand the moods and social habits of the zebrafish—thousands of which may be used in a single drug screen.”
“A plastic plant isn't much interest to a minnow, but a zebrafish will spawn over one," says Dr. Paull.”
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lots and lots of fish, a piscatorial
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