Coordination of size-control, reproduction and generational memory in freshwater planarians

@article{Yang2017CoordinationOS,
  title={Coordination of size-control, reproduction and generational memory in freshwater planarians},
  author={Xingbo Yang and Kelson J. Kaj and David J. Schwab and Eva-Maria S. Collins},
  journal={Physical Biology},
  year={2017},
  volume={14}
}
Uncovering the mechanisms that control size, growth, and division rates of organisms reproducing through binary division means understanding basic principles of their life cycle. Recent work has focused on how division rates are regulated in bacteria and yeast, but this question has not yet been addressed in more complex, multicellular organisms. We have, over the course of several years, assembled a unique large-scale data set on the growth and asexual reproduction of two freshwater planarian… 
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