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Saturday, August 11, 2007

Circadian Clocks in Sponges


Cool stuff! Bora from A Blog Around the Clock has posted an interesting piece giving evidence for biological clocks in the phylum Porifera, sponges if you will. It definitely worth a good reading. For instance, did you know that sponges can move!

"the whole animal rearranges itself as cells move over each other, pulling the spikules along."-Dr. Bora

1 comment:

  1. Do you have labspace and equipment to test this?

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