A New Step in Cancer Research Found in Naked Mole Rats

One may remember Rufus, the naked mole rat from Kim Possible – but that cute crime fighting sidekick was far from realistic.  At first sight, naked mole rats are just bags of skin with large incisors. They certainly would not win a beauty contest, but when it comes to survival of the fittest, these sand puppies come out on top. Found in the grasslands of East Africa, they are one of two known species of […]