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How the Great White Shark's genes may help to fight cancer

By decoding the shark's genome, scientists hope to glean new insight into the mechanisms behind these healing powers. Image: REUTERS

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Scientists are still figuring out the applications of genome sequencing, but it offers unprecedented insight into species' resistance to disease, for example. Image: REUTERS/Larry Downing

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