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Genome Digest

By Karen Zusi | September 30, 2015

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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Self-fertilizing Worms Stab Their Own Heads

By Amanda B. Keener | July 1, 2015

The flatworm, Macrostomum hystrix can inject its own sperm into its head, a new study shows.

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image: Secrets of Re-sprouting Heads

Secrets of Re-sprouting Heads

By Kate Yandell | July 24, 2013

Researchers identify a signaling pathway that can control how well flatworms regenerate the front parts of their bodies.

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