Caenorhabditis elegans Tolerates Hyperaccelerations up to 400,000 x g.

  title={Caenorhabditis elegans Tolerates Hyperaccelerations up to 400,000 x g.},
  author={Tiago Alves Jorge de Souza and Tiago Campos Pereira},
  volume={18 7},
One of the most important laboratory animal species is the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans, which has been used in a range of research fields such as neurobiology, body development, and molecular biology. The scientific progress obtained by employing C. elegans as a model in these areas has encouraged its use in new fields. One of the new potential applications concerns the biological responses to hyperacceleration stress (g-force), but only a few studies have evaluated the response of… 
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