Fish Can Produce Their Own Sunscreen, Biologists Say

A group of biologists headed Prof Taifo Mahmud of Oregon State University has discovered that zebrafish (Danio rerio) are able to synthesize a chemical called gadusol that protects against ultraviolet (UV) radiation. “The fact that the compound is produced by fish, as well as by other animals including birds, makes it a safe prospect to [...] —> Read More