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News Item:

The Amazing Amphioxus

An evolutionary leap made at the bottom of the ocean over 500 million years ago gives new insights into the causes of human diseases such as diabetes, cancer and neurological disorders, according to newly published research from scientists at the Universities of St Andrews and Dundee.

More information: http://biology.st-andrews.ac.uk/newsItem.aspx?ni=1243

Download the paper: http://rsob.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/2/7/120103.abstract