Oh my cod! A treadmill for fish!

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Fish are useful to study because some species can survive in both hot and cold water, or even low oxygen levels, without their hearts giving out. If we can understand how, it will help doctors to develop better therapies for humans living with heart disease.

Period16 Jun 2016

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  • TitleOh my cod! A treadmill for fish!
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThe Naked Scientist
    Media typeWeb
    DescriptionPodcast and Article on The Naked Scientist
    Based at Cambridge University's Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine.

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    Producer/AuthorGeorgia Mills
    PersonsHolly Shiels