robotics http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Wash U zebrafish facility opens doors to large-scale genetic research, collaboration http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/wash-u-zebrafish-facility-opens-doors-large-scale-genetic-research-collaboration <p>Washington University is now home to one of the largest zebrafish research facilities in the world.</p><p>The one-inch long, striped tropical fish serve as models for studying human development and disease, from birth defects to heart disease to cancer.</p><p> Sat, 28 May 2011 20:05:27 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 1330 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Wash U zebrafish facility opens doors to large-scale genetic research, collaboration