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University of Colorado at Boulder

Leslie Leinwand, University of Colorado at Boulder

Caption: CU-Boulder professor Leslie Leinwand and her team have discovered that huge amounts of fatty acids circulating through the bloodstreams of feeding pythons promote healthy heart growth in the constricting snake, a study with implications for human heart heath.

Credit: Photo by Thomas Cooper

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