Fish can help in the search for multiple sclerosis drugs

Zebrafish and humans both have a GPR17 receptor. In the study, the fish receptor was replaced by its human counterpart. This makes it more likely to find pharmacologically active substances. Credit: AG Kostenis-Gomeza / University of Bonn The zebrafish should be known to many aquarium enthusiasts, mainly because of its striking pigmentation. However, the characteristic … Read more