Publications - BMC Biology - 2012

What is regeneration, and why look to planarians for answers?


Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado (2012)
BMC Biology
9 November 2012

In this Question and Answer piece, Alejandro answers 14 questions relating to the biological process of regeneration, its evolution, and the use of the planarian Schmidtea mediterranea as a model system to uncover first principles of regnerative biology.


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