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Noun1.Squalidae - dogfishes having a spine in each dorsal fin
fish family - any of various families of fish
spiny dogfish - small bottom-dwelling dogfishes
genus Squalus, Squalus - spiny dogfishes
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Sptne-based agetng methods in the spiny dogfish shark. SqllalLls suckleyi: How they measure up.
GONE FISHING A seal tears into a Dogfish shark in Ardglass yesterday PICTURES: PACEMAKER
there's scarcely less magic in the actual "purse" itself -- actually the egg casing of a little dogfish shark, most often found in tidal pools around the English coast.
A cartilage extract taken from the dogfish shark, AE-941 had appeared to improve survival in phase I/II trials.
Examples include the dogfish shark at Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory Center in Salisbury Cove, Maine, the rainbow trout model of cancer at the Oregon State University Center in Corvallis, Oregon, and Aplysia californica as a model for memory and learning at the University of Miami Coral Gables Center in Miami, Florida.
Yet in 1915, scientists reported a spiny dogfish shark from the Straits of Georgia sporting a thyroid tumor.
The smallest shark is the deepwater dogfish shark. This Caribbean Sea dweller is under 20 cm (8 in.) long.
Pugh the 3ft-long dogfish shark cannot see the glass and has been hitting his nose against the tank.
Another NCI-sponsored study evaluating Neovastat (AE-941), an angiogenesis inhibitor derived from ultrafiltration of liquid dogfish shark cartilage, is ongoing.
Meet "Bill" a baby dogfish shark who lives in a sandwich bag!
Scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotic -- a type of steroid --in the stomach of the dogfish shark. Called squalamine, this steroid resembles plant compounds now used to kill intestinal parasites.