Zebrafish Give Cancer Spread Clue
10/19/2005 5:09:21 PM
A tiny tropical fish is giving scientists clues about how the most serious form of skin cancer develops.
A team from the University of Iowa and Northwestern University found embryos of zebrafish contain molecular cues that can stop tumours developing.
They say the study provides an avenue for finding out more about what fuels the growth of malignant melanomas.