Sharks show novel changes in their immune cancer-related genes – Eurekalert

Research scientists at Nova Southeastern University (NSU) and Cornell University have been studying the genetics of great white and great hammerhead sharks, and their work brings us a few steps closer to understanding — from a genetic sense — why sharks exhibit some characteristics that are highly desirable by humans (specifically, rapid wound healing and possible higher resistance to cancers.)

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