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What does ZF stand for?

ZF stands for Zebrafish


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00 Hardcover QL638 Zebrafish are increasingly being used as a model organism to assess compound toxicity, safety, and efficacy of drugs; numerous studies confirm that mammalian and zebrafish toxicity profiles are strikingly similar.
Zebrafish -- the colourful aquarium species -- is a goldmine of genetic information that can be used to understand pathways and mechanisms of practically every human disease from blindness to coronary artery disease.
Otherwise referred to as danio rerio, the zebrafish has become an increasingly popular choice among researchers because of the ease with which zebrafish can be bred and raised, their easily controlled genetic composition and embryonic accessibility, and imaging potential.
Summit Corporation (AIM: SUMM), a leading UK biotechnology company, has, for the first time seen data generated by its zebrafish technology platform about the safety and toxicity of potential drug candidates form part of a successful submission to the UK's MHRA.