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Science  11 May 2018:
Vol. 360, Issue 6389, pp. 594-597
DOI: 10.1126/science.360.6389.594

Figures

  • Blood drawn from a shark provides the immune proteins known as small antibodies.

    PHOTOS: MATT ROTH
  • GRAPHIC: C. BICKEL/SCIENCE
  • Helen Dooley (right) periodically captures sharks in research aquaria to obtain small antibodies.

    PHOTO: MATT ROTH
  • Nanobodies targeting an inflammatory molecule light up joints in the paw of an arthritic mouse.

    PHOTO: S. PUT ET AL. THE JOURNAL OF NUCLEAR MEDICINE 54, 807 (2013)