Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×
Science Idle

Scientists Make Fish Grow "Hands" In Experiment Revealing How Fins Became Limbs 110

An anonymous reader writes "While fossils have long shown that limbs evolved from fins, scientists have shown live in the laboratory how the transition may have happened. Researchers said that the new study published in the journal Developmental Cell offers evidence revealing that the development of hands and feet occurred through the acquisition of new DNA elements capable of activating specific genes."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Scientists Make Fish Grow "Hands" In Experiment Revealing How Fins Became Limbs

Comments Filter:

As of next Tuesday, C will be flushed in favor of COBOL. Please update your programs.

Working...