Scott Roy

Elephant Shark's complete genome sequencing makes is a first for any cartilaginous fish

Elephant Shark's complete genome sequencing makes is a first for any cartilagino

Analysts have for the first time in a cartilaginous fish been able to completely sequence the genome and the study could possibly give new information on the advancement of vertebrates with bones.

According to a press release the study denotes the first run through a cartilaginous fish, which incorporate sharks, flashes and skates, had its whole genome sequenced.