The slime that is found on the scales of fish has been instrumental in protecting fish from diseases found in the ocean. Dr. Erin (Misty) Paig-Tran and other researchers are currently studying the compositions of this slime, as the molecules found could one day help protect people against infections, too.
Dr. Chris Lowe, Director of California State University Long Beach's Shark Lab, explains what to do and what to look out for if you see a shark.
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