[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Camila Esguerra
KU Leuven

Deep-Sea Microorganisms Will Be Screened Using Zebrafish Assays

Caption: Thousands of novel small molecules isolated from deep-sea microorganisms will be screened for central nervous system applications, including epilepsy, using zebrafish behavioral assays developed by the Laboratory for Molecular Biodiscovery.

Credit: Camila Esguerra

Usage Restrictions: None

Related news release: KU Leuven lab coordinates €9m effort to find new deep-sea drugs

[ Back to EurekAlert! ]