Scientists Make Flatworms Grow Heads and Brains of Other Species

Biologists were able to induce one species of flatworm to grow head and brain characteristics of other flatworm species. This study has significant implications in human regenerative medicine, as it showcases the possibility of regrowing lost body parts or treating birth defects without genetic manipulation.

November 25, 2015

Genes Responsible for Limb Regeneration in Crickets Identified

Researchers just identified part of the epigenetic pathways responsible for limb regeneration in the two-spotted cricket Gryllus bimaculatus.

November 8, 2015
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