The Zebrafish is gaining popularity in basic behavioral brain research,
behavior genetics, and in translational studies because it offers
a cheap and efficient alternative to rodents and guinea pigs.
Sodium fluoride will negatively affect the circulatory systems,
as well as the liver of a zebrafish, possibly leading
to liver scarring and liver failure.
Zebra Fish as a Model for Assessing Environmental Toxicology:
Expression of Antioxidant Biomarker Genes
Biologists at the University of Ottawa have discovered exposing
fish embryos to Prozac affected the aquatic creatures’ ability
to manage stress for generations, prompting a call for
further research into the lasting effects of
anti-depressants on humans.
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