A European Community COST ACTION grant proposal 1 2 MARISTEM-STEM CELLS OF MARINE / AQUATIC INVERTEBRATES : FROM 3 BASIC RESEARCH TO INNOVATIVE APPLICATIONS 4 5

The “stem cells” discipline represents one of the most dynamic areas in biomedicine. 68 While adult marine/aquatic invertebrate stem cell (MISC) biology is of prime research and medical 69 interest, studies on stem cells from organisms outside the classical vertebrate (e.g., human, mouse, 70 zebrafish) and invertebrate (e.g., Drosophila, Caenorhabditis… CONTINUE READING