caudal fin : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the tail of fishes and some other aquatic vertebrates
News & Articles
- To grow or not to grow: a step forward in adult vertebrate tissue regeneration
( Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia ) The reason why some animals can regenerate tissues after severe organ loss or amputation while others, such as humans, cannot renew some structures has always intrigued scientists. In a study now published in PLOS ONE, researchers from Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência show, for the first time, that zebrafish regenerates its caudal fin by a process that involves ...
March 27, 2014 - EurekAlert!