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Laila
23rd May 2013, 23:03
Zebra fish research appears to have been going on for sometime, since they can apparently regenerate motor neurones. They are back on the BBC news website today.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-22646498

roy
24th May 2013, 08:18
My daughter Nicola is just setting up a tropical fish tank,she has suggested getting Zebra fish totally unrelated to motor neurones,
Nic thinks they are pretty.

Roy.

Rory
24th May 2013, 15:52
Roy

Will she notice one missing if I come to visit ?
Can your missus prepare some chips to have with them ?

Rory

Laila
24th May 2013, 22:26
I was thinking of getting a fish tank, probably better watching than some of the daytime TV, and has the added advantage of supplies of zebra fish on toast.

Wow just found out that zebra fish can not only regenerate neurones but can regenerate heart tissue. Whatever they've got I'll have some of that - excluding the fins and gills and.....

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