Latest Phillip Newmark Stories
Researchers demonstrated for the first time that S. mansoni harbors adult, non-sexual stem cells that can migrate to various parts of its body and replenish tissues.
How animals repair their internal organs after injury is not well understood. Planarian flatworms are useful models for studying this question.
A study of peptide hormones in the brain of a seemingly primitive flatworm reveals the surprising complexity of its nervous system and opens up a new approach for combating a major parasitic disease, researchers report.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.