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Manfred Schartl

Manfred Schartl

Professor and Chairman
Physiological Chemistry Biocenter Medical School
University of Würzburg, Germany
2015-2016 Faculty Fellow, Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study

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What Small Aquarium Fish Can Tell Us About Human Cancer

Cancer is one of the most devastating diseases with still increasing incidences. To achieve better prevention measures, to find the most sensitive diagnostic tools for early detection and disease development monitoring, and to provide novel successful therapeutic strategies, small laboratory fish are becoming outstanding useful models for biomedical research.