MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS: Manchester scientist to study 18ft shark which lives for over 400 YEARS

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A Manchester scientist is heading to Greenland to study a shark that can live for more than 400 YEARS.

Physiologist Dr Holly Shiels, from the University of Manchester , will be the only UK-based scientist on the expedition commissioned by the Greenland government.

Period24 Apr 2017

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  • Greenland shark
  • biology
  • physiology