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Icefish Study Yields Clues About The Heart

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October 29, 1998
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University Of Maine
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Recent results from a University of Maine research team are shedding light on the evolution of life in the world’s coldest ocean. The findings are beginning to answer questions about how Antarctic icefish have evolved to thrive in an extreme environment despite genetic mutations which would probably doom them elsewhere. The work has attracted the attention of medical researchers who need to understand how cells respond to stress and disease.


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