Zebrafish as a cancer model system

James F. Amatruda, Jennifer L. Shepard, Howard M. Stern, Leonard I. Zon

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The zebrafish, with its combination of forward genetics and vertebrate biology, has great potential as a cancer model system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)229-231
Number of pages3
JournalCancer Cell
Issue number3
StatePublished - Apr 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cell Biology
  • Cancer Research

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    Amatruda, J. F., Shepard, J. L., Stern, H. M., & Zon, L. I. (2002). Zebrafish as a cancer model system. Cancer Cell, 1(3), 229-231. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1535-6108(02)00052-1